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Library Research Guides

Genocide Studies

This guide is intended to support the course INTLSTD 401, Never Again? Genocides & Mass Atrocities of the 20th Century.

Using ArticlesPlus to Find Reference Sources

The ArticlesPlus search engine is a useful tool for retrieving reference entries online from a variety of publishers. Most are authored entries with bibliographies to help you find additional sources. 

  • Do a search in ArticlesPlus the way you normally would, for your person, place, or topic of interest.
  • Next, scroll through the options for limiting your results on the left side of the screen.
  • Under format, you will see format types that come up most frequently in your search.
  • Look for the format type "reference." You may have to click on "more" in order to see it.
  • Limiting to reference will help you find useful background information.

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