Whether you are looking for a book, article, or website; this interactive guide will give you tip and resources to start from.
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Truncation: cut off the end of a word and use an asterisk “*”
to get more results:
Ex: educat*= educate, education, educator, educating, etc...
Use Synonyms and related words to search
Find subject headings in records to narrow search:
EXAMPLE from the catalog: "Special Education"
|2||Special education -- Activity programs|
|1||Special education -- Activity programs -- Great Britain|
|1||Special education -- Australia -- Victoria|
|1||Special education -- Case studies|
|2||Special education -- Computer network resources|
|1||Special education -- Curricula|
|3||Special education -- Curricula -- United States|
|1||Special education -- Directories|
Books can be checked out from USG, or any of the Maryland Schools that are affiliated with USG.
Do a basic search in the catalog and restrict to USG. Or choose "catalog USMAI" and search them all.