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ENGL 3523 The Early English Renaissance (Mitchell): Topic Development

This guide was developed to help you quickly locate online resources to complete your final essay for ENGL 3523, Spring 2020.

Gathering Background Information and Keywords

Encyclopedias and other reference sources are a great way to quickly learn about your topic. They will help you develop more keywords to search, as well as pointing you to other resources in their bibliographies.

Early Modern and Renaissance Reference Books Online

Search for Encyclopedia

Try searching: "your topic keyword" AND encyclop*
   You may also try searching dictionary, handbook, or guide.

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, and Other Reference Sources

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