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Organization Development: Background Info

Research resources for Organization Development

Introduction

Articles chop up your topic into little, narrow questions. If you find 5 articles, each presenting a narrow study, it's often hard to see how they fit together and what question they are all trying to answer. But encyclopedias and handbooks

  • Give you overviews of your topic
  • Lead you to the important questions asked by researchers.
  • Contain articles written by experts in their fields.
  • Put your idea or question into a historical, research, or social context.
  • Lead you to further references.

Ideas for Topics

Encyclopedias and Handbooks

Annual Reviews

Search Reference/Background Materials in Summon

Subject Guide

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