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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"

36 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



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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.

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