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This research guide will provide assistance when researching topics pertaining to "The Things They Carried" and researching books related to war.
Last Updated: Mar 27, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Table of Contents

Home- Explains what you will find in the guide, list of related guides and a list of helpful library related websites.

The Things They Carried and Tim O'Brien- Provides information about the book and the author Tim O'Brien.

Books- Provides information about searching for books in the library catalogs.

Articles- Provides information about searching for articles in various databases. Includes sub-tabs with instructional videos about suggested databases.

Websites/Multimedia- Provides information about evaluating websites, a list of websites about the Vietnam war and a video of a newsreel from the Vietnam War.

Citation- Explains how to cite using APA and MLA style, and includes links to helpful websites and handouts.

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In this Guide

In this guide you will find:

  1. Information which will help you find books in the library catalogs.
  2. Information about databases.
  3. A list of suggested databases.
  4. Instructional videos explaining databases, library PIN and the GALILEO password.
  5. Information about The Things They Carried and Tim O'Brien
  6. Links to various websites about Vietnam.
  7. Advice pertaining to evaluation of websites.
  8. Information about citing correctly.

Helpful URL's

Library Homepage- This is the web page for the Georgia Perimeter College libraries. From here you can access the library catalog, Galileo, ask a librarian, your account, and everything and anything having to do with the library.

Ask a Librarian- From this page you can find information on how to email a librarian, call the reference desk or use Instant Messenger to chat with a librarian.

Frequently Asked Questions (specific to Clarkston)- This link will direct you to many frequently asked questions.

How to Use the Library- This page offers links to many tutorials and directions on how to use the library.

Glossary of Library Terms - Definitions of frequently used library terms.




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