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American Culture and Difference Library Guide: Background & Reference

A general library guide for American Culture and Difference

Online Reference & Background Resources


Reference materials such as encyclopedias and dictionaries are often an excellent starting point for research.  They offer reliable background information on many issues and topics.

Background Research Resources

Full-text resources packed with good informaiton on a variety of social topics:

General Reference Resources

Online reference resources, including dictionaries, encyclopedias and lots more. Full-Text!

Reference Books Online

Selected Online Reference Resources (full-text):