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Research Guides (LibGuides)

Find articles, databases, and other library resources specifically selected by librarians for each SJSU Department as well as course-specific guides.

Writing & Citing

Do you need help writing a research paper? We can help you find and evaluate scholarly resources and make accurate citations for your bibliography. See the introductory information below:

Special Collections

Includes primary sources that document SJSU, local, and national history; rare and fine press artist books. Formats include books, manuscripts, photographs, art, maps, oral histories, and ephemera.

Tutorials & Tools

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