Encyclopedias provide an overview of your topic and are a great starting point for focusing your topic
Books provide detailed, in depth information about your topic and put it in context
Articles provide detailed information about a specific aspect of your topic
Borrow books and other items through MeLCat, a Michigan-wide network of libraries, and have them sent to your local library for you to pick up. You will need your library card number to borrow through MeLCat.
Use Summon to search the library's entire collection of books, journals, DVDs and more.
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