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Latino American Studies Research Guide: Introduction

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MARS : the MSU Article Retrieval Service.  This new service provides copies of non-electronic journal articles and individual book chapters that the MSU Libraries own to MSU faculty, staff, and graduate students for personal research.  If the article cannot be scanned, a photocopy will be sent.  Allow two to three days for delivery.

Writing in Anthropology : Practical advice from the University of North Carolina Writing Center.  Don't forget that MSU also has a writing center that can provide assistance.  Or talk to your teacher.

Writing in History : Practical advice from the University of North Carolina Writing Center.  Don't forget that MSU also has a writing center that can provide assistance.  Or talk to your teacher.

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Writing in Sociology : Practical advice from the University of North Carolina Writing Center.  Don't forget that MSU also has a writing center that can provide assistance.  Or talk to your teacher.

 
 

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