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GEOG: Geography: About this Guide

A guide to research and information sources related to geography.

What's inside this guide?

This research guide is intended to help students with research assignments in Geography courses, with emphasis on GEOG 121: Environmental Sustainability and GEOG 151: Geography of U.S. and Canada. It's designed to help you find many different kinds of sources and information. It includes these sections:

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First time doing research at NCC? Need a quick review? Our Research Basics at NCC tutorial covers choosing a topic, choosing sources, finding books and articles using the library's resources, using other information sources, and citing sources in more detail. 

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