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Resources to help you find quick reference sources from UR databases and websites. Almanacs, encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, biographical information, and other general reference links are included.

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Reference Sources @ Boatwright

Welcome to the Reference & Background Sources Guide.  The tabs above link to UR resources and websites to help you find quick reference and/or background information. 

For SUBJECT specific reference sources,  such as an Encyclopedia of Dance or Education-- check out the Subject Guides under Finding Information or from the top search bar above.

Be sure to ask a librarian if you don't find what you need on these pages!

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