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NES 18, Egyptology: Online Databases

Core Databases & Encyclopedias

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Reading Citations

Finding a citation in a bibliography (online or in print) is a great way to find more resources on your topic.

However, you have to be able to read the citation in order to find the item in the UCB Library.

The most common citations are for books, articles, and book chapters. Can you tell which citation below is for a book?  For a chapter?  For an article?

  • Hadad, Dina, "Human rights in Syria: the never-ending emergency."  International Journal of Middle East Studies. 41.4 (2009): 545-547.
  • Galié, Alessandra and Yildiz, Kerim. Development in Syria: a gender and minority perspective. London: Kurdish Human Rights Project. 2005
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