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SLS 1501 (Boca Campus): Getting Started

Popular Periodicals versus
Scholarly Publications



Popular Publications versus Scholarly Journals
(3:30 Webcast) Learn about the main differences between popular publications (Time, Rolling Stone) and scholarly journals (Nature, American Journal of Physical Anthropology).

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Basic Library Services

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Locating Full-Text Articles

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  • Define your research topic.
  • Focus your research process.
  • Locate the best resources on your topic.
  • ...and much more!

Make an appointment by:

  • Completing the online form.
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