What's in the Guide
Islamic library in Chinguetti, Mauritania. Image by Jason Finch.
This guide provides links to the most useful databases and resources for researching in Library and Information Science. Use the tabs or follow the links below to navigate through this guide.
Find Articles - starting points on where to find journal articles
Books - from here, search for books in UW WorldCat and the UW Libraries Search
e-Journals - browse online journals
Dissertations - where and how to find dissertations from UW and beyond
Reference Sources - access background information in Library and Information Science
Website Resources - information on professional organizations and links to popluar blogs
Citation Managment - comparison chart of tools to organize and manage your citations
Information and News
The UW Libraries has several orientation and "how-to" tutorials to help navigate the information landscape. The Orientation series offers an introduction to various resources and services available through UW Libraries and the Quick Learning Series covers topics such as finding full text articles and using interlibrary loan/document delivery services.
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