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Research Guides: Geography

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  • Organize your search for information
    Find papers in journals, conference proceedings, etc.
    Find books, conference proceedings, theses, dissertations, etc.
    Use "reference" materials (dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, manuals, treatises, data sources, Internet directories, etc.) to 1) gain a better understanding of a topic; 2) identify key scholarly literature; or 3) locate specific information for research work
    Find geospatial information and data (maps, imagery and GIS)
    Find statistical information and data
    Find information on California's environment
    Organize and cite references; write a paper; prepare a presentation
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