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Encyclopedias and Other Background Sources

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Do you need scholarly information? If so, be sure to choose "peer-reviewed", "scholarly", or "academic" journal articles from the results list.

Use AND to connect different ideas or concepts:

Canada AND employee attitudes

Use OR to connect terms that describe the same concept:

(millennials OR generation y) AND employee attitudes

Why use Background Sources?

Resources like encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks can provide you with background information on a topic.

Use them to help you define your topic for an assignment or to gain a better understanding of concepts discussed in your lecture or lab.

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