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UNST 254a Popular Culture - Bergland: Background Information

Online Subject Encyclopedia Collections

Here are three big collections of online subject encyclopedias.

Media Literacy Handouts

Online Subject Encyclopedias

Scholarly subject encyclopedias provide background information about specific topics. Entries or articles, written by scholars or subject experts, include bibliographies or suggested readings that will lead to more information on your topic.

You can use subject encyclopedias to identify keywords for your research in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

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