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General Reference: Welcome

Getting Started

Welcome to the JKM Library's guide for general reference.

Use the tabs spanning across the header to navigate to the type of information you need.

Virtual Reference Shelf

Virtual Reference Shelf
From the Library of Congress, organized by topic.

General Reference Sources
("General Reference" link at bottom) From Infomine, organized by topic.

Library Quick Links

Online Catalog - Use the JKM Library Catalog to search for print resources.

E-ZBorrow - Request books from over 50 academic libraries.

ILLiad - Request books and journal articles not available in the library.

Search Engines


Google Products
Searches the web by keywords. See Search Tips & Tricks

Bing Products
Searches the web semantically. See Search Effectively



Searches a curated set of peer-reviewed journal articles across many disciplines.



Groups results into topics. See Search Syntax

Groups results into topics and mini-search engines. See Quick Tutorial

Subject Guide

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