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Research Strategies: More sources

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Reference Books

encyclopedia of food and culture coverReference books (encyclopedias, handbooks, guides, companions) are great places to find entries with bibliographies or references to related articles or books on your topic.  

The Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (2003) includes an entry on "Snacks" with a brief bibliography of related book titles. 

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Search in Library General Search, Worldcat, or Google Scholar for items listed in the references. 

eReference Books

Wikipedia is one place to find background information. In addition to Wikipedia, the library subscribes to multiple online reference resources that are as simple to search as Wikipedia, but return results written by experts in the field with more comprehensive bibliographies containing a higher number of scholarly sources.

The Library subscribes to the following eReference book collections:‚Äč