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Literature, Journalism & Modern Languages   Tags: journalism, language, library guide, linguistics, lit, literature, ljml  

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LJML Guide Welcome

Welcome to Ryan Library’s Literature, Journalism & Modern Languages Research Guide!

Use this guide to:

  • Find specialized Reference sources
  • Find books that build your knowledge
  • Find scholarly articles with research data
  • Find reliable, useful Internet resources

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Why Use Reference Books?

Reference sources provide background information, an overview of a topic, specialized vocabulary and terminology, and critical concepts. The Library has reference materials both online and in print.

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    Finding Reference Sources

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      Reference Books - LJML

      Ryan Library has several encyclopedias that may be useful for LJML students, including:

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      Encyclopedia of Journalism - Christopher H. Sterling (Editor)
      Call Number: R 070.4 E56S v.1-6
      ISBN: 9780761929574

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      Feminism in Literature: A Gale Critical Companion - Janet Witalec
      Call Number: R 809.933 F329Bo 2005 v.1-6
      ISBN: 9780787675738

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      Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature - David Scott Kastan (Editor)
      Call Number: R 820.3 O98K 2006 v.1-5
      ISBN: 9780195169218

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      Oxford English Dictionary Online
      Electronic Version--click title to access

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      Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia - Kirsten Malmkjaer
      Call Number: R 410.3 R869M 2010
      ISBN: 9780415421041

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