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Academic Integrity: An Overview
by Bethany Mickel - Last Updated Oct 15, 2014
The objective of this guide is to provide JMU students clear definitions and resources related to academic integrity with a focus on plagiarism.
Advertising
by Jennifer Keach, Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated Sep 23, 2014
Africa, Asia, Middle East
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 7, 2014
Resources for researching the history of Africa, Asia, and Middle East
African American Film Directors
by Jennifer Keach - Last Updated Jun 19, 2013
African American Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Nov 14, 2014
Africana Studies
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
American History Portal
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 5, 2013
Start here for historical research on the U.S. and Canada
American History Primary Sources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Aug 20, 2013
Use this guide to find primary sources for the history of the United States and Canada.
American Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Nov 4, 2013
Resources for researching American literature.
Anatomy
by Carolyn Schubert, Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Guide to anatomy resources
Ancient & Medieval History (to 1450)
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 14, 2014
Resources for researching ancient and medieval history.
Antebellum through Civil War
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 14, 2014
Antebellum through Civil War Primary Sources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
1843-1865
Arabic Resources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 12, 2014
This guide provides an overview of resources at the JMU libraries that support the study of Arabic language, literature, and culture.
Archaeology
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Archaeology and Related Anthropology Resources
Art, Design & Art History
by Jenne Klotz - Last Updated Aug 18, 2014
A starting place for research in art.
Athletic Training
by Lara Sapp - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
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BIO 124 - Ecology and Evolution
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated May 14, 2014
Course guide for BIO 124.
BIO 500 - Effective Scientific Communication
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Sep 16, 2014
Course guide for Bio 500.
Bioinformatics
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Aug 20, 2013
Resources for bioinformatics
Biological Anthropology
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Biological Anthropology and Physical Anthropology Resources
Biology
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Nov 18, 2014
General biology subject guide.
Biotechnology
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated May 14, 2014
Subject Guide for Biotechnology.
Britain, the Empire, and Ireland Portal
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 21, 2013
Resources for researching the history of Britain, the British Empire, and Ireland.
Business
by Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated Oct 24, 2014
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Chat Reference: To Schedule or Not to Schedule?
by Michael Mungin - Last Updated Apr 24, 2014
Appendix to Poster Presentation at 2014 DLS Conference
CHEM 287 & 288 - Integrated Inorganic/Organic Laboratory
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Oct 30, 2014
Course guide for CHEM 287 & 288
CHEM 481 & 482 - Literature and Seminar I/II
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Nov 12, 2014
Course guide for Chemistry 481 and Chemistry 482, Literature and Seminar.
Chemistry & Biochemistry
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Oct 30, 2014
General chemistry and biochemistry subject guide.
Citing Sources
by Jenne Klotz, Bethany Mickel - Last Updated Oct 20, 2014
This guide contains information on how to cite sources in a variety of styles.
Cold War, Korean War, Vietnam War
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 17, 2013
1946-1989
Cold War, Korean War, Vietnam War Primary Sources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
1946-1989
Colonial American Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Resources for researching colonial American literature.
Colonial and Revolutionary America
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jun 18, 2014
Communication Studies
by Kathy Clarke - Last Updated Nov 1, 2014
Computer Science
by Jody Fagan - Last Updated Jan 23, 2014
Consumer Health
by Lara Sapp - Last Updated Jan 15, 2014
Health information to help patients make informed, clear decisions about their health.
Counseling
by Michael Mungin - Last Updated Jun 11, 2013
A guide to counseling resources at JMU.
Cultural Anthropology
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Cultural Anthropology and Social Anthropology Resources
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Data Management
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Jun 4, 2014
Data Management Guide for Faculty, Researchers, and Students. This guide has been adapted from the University of Washington, with permission.
Dietetics & Nutrition
by Lara Sapp - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Digital History
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 22, 2014
Resources to introduce you to the field of Digital History
Disability Studies
by Michael Mungin, Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Diversity
by Kelly Giles, Christie Liu, Michael Mungin - Last Updated Aug 25, 2014
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E-books
by Mark Lane - Last Updated Nov 3, 2014
Learn about e-books at JMU Libraries!
Early England
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jul 11, 2014
Resources for researching England and the British Isles from antiquity to late 17th century.
Early Modern English Literature (1500-1700)
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
A guide to resources for researching early modern English literature.
Early Modern History (1450-1700)
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
Resources for researching the history of the early modern world.
Early Republic through Jacksonian America
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jun 18, 2014
1789 - 1842, Including the War of 1812 and the Era of Good Feelings
Early Republic through Jacksonian Era Primary Sources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 31, 2014
1789-1842, Includes War of 1812 and the Era of Good Feeling
Economics
by Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated May 1, 2014
Education
by Jonathan Paulo - Last Updated Nov 4, 2014
This guide will help with all Education-related assignments and research.
Energy and the Environment
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Jul 2, 2014
Energy and environment resources.
Engineering
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated May 15, 2014
English & American Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 19, 2013
English Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 2, 2013
Resources for researching English literature.
European History Portal
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Feb 25, 2014
Evidence Based Practice
by Lara Sapp, Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated May 14, 2014
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Fiction & Fiction Writers
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 16, 2013
Resources for researching short and long fiction and their authors.
French Resources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 12, 2014
This guide gives an overview of resources at the JMU libraries that support the study of French language, literature, and culture.
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GCOMM Research Activities
by Kathy Clarke - Last Updated Oct 29, 2014
Gender & Sexuality
by Michael Mungin - Last Updated Aug 23, 2012
Genealogy
by Jenne Klotz - Last Updated Dec 10, 2012
General Anthropology
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Resources Related to Anthropology in General.
Genres
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Aug 15, 2013
Resources for researching literary genres, including fiction, plays, and poetry.
Geography
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated Nov 4, 2014
Geology & Environmental Science
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated Nov 4, 2014
General geology and environmental science subject guide.
German Resources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 12, 2014
This guide gives an overview of resources at the JMU libraries that support the study of German language, literature, and culture.
GGEOL 115 - Earth Systems and Climate Change
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated Sep 2, 2014
Course Guide for GGEOL 115, Earth Systems and Climate Change.
GHIST 150: Revolutions in the 20th Century
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jul 11, 2014
Resources for researching revolutions in 20th century world history.
GHIST 150: War Crimes
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 10, 2014
Critical Issues in Recent Global History
Government and Law
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
GPSYC Alternative Activity Guide
by Michael Mungin - Last Updated Jan 23, 2014
This Course Guide is dedicated to the GPSYC Alternative Activity
Green Building and Design
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated May 14, 2014
GWRTC 103
by Kathy Clarke, Liz Thompson - Last Updated Nov 11, 2014
A guide for writing students in general education
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Health Policy
by Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated May 15, 2014
Health Sciences
by Lara Sapp, Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Health Services Administration
by Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
HIST 350: Virginia History
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 10, 2014
Resources for researching 20th century Virginia, with special attention to the Great Depression and World War II.
HIST 372: Afghanistan in Regional and Global Systems
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Aug 26, 2014
Resources for researching modern history of Afghanistan.
Historic Preservation
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 8, 2014
Resources for researching the field of Historic Preservation.
History Portal
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 13, 2014
Honors 200 Exploring Leadership
by Kathy Clarke - Last Updated Nov 4, 2014
Hospitality Management
by Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated Sep 10, 2014
HTH 230 - Community Health
by Lara Sapp, Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
HTH 408: Health Research Methods-Polacek
by Lara Sapp - Last Updated Aug 26, 2014
Sources for Annotated Bibliography Assignment
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Intelligence Analysis
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated Nov 4, 2014
International Students
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated Apr 1, 2014
ISAT
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated Nov 4, 2014
ISAT 425 - Hydrology
by Kelly Giles - Last Updated May 14, 2014
Italian Resources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 12, 2014
This guide gives an overview of resources at the JMU libraries that support the study of Italian language, literature, and culture.
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JMU Libraries Diversity Mosaic
by Erika Peterson - Last Updated Aug 28, 2013
JMU Libraries are sponsoring the creation of a large mosaic, to be hung in Rose Library, celebrating the diverse students that make-up our community.
Just for Faculty
by Jenne Klotz - Last Updated Oct 22, 2014
Justice Studies
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Guide designed for Justice Studies students or for anyone doing research in criminology, human rights, or peace studies.
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Kinesiology
by Lara Sapp - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
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Language & Linguistics
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Aug 7, 2014
Resources for researching the English language and linguistics.
Latin American Studies
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 22, 2014
Research sources for Latin America, including the Caribbean
Leadership Studies
by Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated Oct 9, 2014
LGBT Health Research
by David Vess - Last Updated Aug 23, 2014
A guide to support the integration of LGBT populations into health research.
LGBT Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Library Science
by Jenne Klotz - Last Updated Jan 10, 2013
A guide for librarians and anyone interested in library and information science.
Linguistic Anthropology
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Linguistic Anthropology Resources
Literature Review Guide
by Jenne Klotz - Last Updated Jun 13, 2013
Guidelines for researching and writing literature reviews
Little Magazines
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Aug 7, 2014
A guide to little and literary magazines at the JMU Libraries.
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Madison Collaborative-Ethical Reasoning in Action
by Jenne Klotz - Last Updated Apr 2, 2013
a guide to support teaching ethical reasoning in action in support of the QEP.
Materials Science
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Mar 21, 2013
General subject guide for Materials Science.
Mathematics & Statistics
by KT Vaughan - Last Updated Dec 18, 2013
General subject guide for mathematics & statistics students, faculty, and staff at JMU.
MBA Resources
by Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated Oct 29, 2014
Library resources for students in JMU's MBA programs.
Media Arts & Design
by Jennifer Keach, Erika Peterson - Last Updated Sep 1, 2014
A guide to library research for SMAD affiliates.
Middle English Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Resources for researching Middle English literature.
MKTG 384 - Integrated Marketing Communications
by Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated Sep 23, 2014
Research guide for Dr. Theresa Clarke's MKTG 384 course (2014-2015).
Modern Middle East
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jul 11, 2014
Resources for researching the history of the Middle East since 1500.
Museums and Historic Sites
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 30, 2014
Music
by Brian Cockburn - Last Updated Apr 23, 2014
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NIH Public Access Policy
by Carolyn Schubert, Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated May 12, 2014
This guide has been adapted from Duke University Medical Center Library, with permission.
Nonprofit Studies
by David Vess, Desirae Zingarelli-Sweet - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
NSG 317 - History of Nursing
by Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated Nov 4, 2014
NSG 390 - Impact of Chronic Illness
by Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated May 15, 2014
Nuclear Astrophysics Research Group
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Jun 12, 2013
Nursing
by Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
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Occupational Therapy
by Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Old English Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Resources for researching old English literature.
Oral History: Methodology and Practice
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
Resources to introduce you to the theory and practice of Oral History.
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Philosophy Portal
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 13, 2014
Research portal for philosophy.
PHYS 105 - Foundations of Physics
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
Course guide for Physics 105. Your Assignment: Creating a Reading List.
PHYS 338 - Nuclear Physics
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Jan 21, 2013
Course Guide for Physics 338: Nuclear Physics.
PHYS 392 - Seminar
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Jan 28, 2014
Course Guide for Physics 392. Library resources to assist in preparing a Resource Letter.
Physician Assistant
by Carolyn Schubert - Last Updated May 15, 2014
Physics & Astronomy
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Jul 7, 2014
General physics and astronomy subject guide.
Plays & Playwrights
by Elizabeth Haworth - Last Updated Mar 11, 2013
Resources for researching plays and playwrights.
Poetry & Poets
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 16, 2013
Resources for researching poetry and poets.
Political Science
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
PPH (Pre-Professional Health)
by Carolyn Schubert, Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Sep 5, 2014
A collection of resources for students on the PPH track.
Progressive Era, World War I, Great Depression
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jun 18, 2014
1890-1938
PSYC 211 - Research Methods
by Michael Mungin - Last Updated Oct 21, 2014
This guide is designed to help PSYC 211 students do their best research in the JMU Libraries
Psychology
by Michael Mungin - Last Updated Jun 24, 2013
A guide to conducting research in psychology at JMU
Public Administration
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Public History Portal
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Aug 19, 2014
Resources to help research the various fields within Public History.
Pulp Magazines
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Mar 27, 2014
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Reconstruction through Gilded Age
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jun 18, 2014
1866-1889
Reconstruction through Gilded Age Primary Sources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
1866-1889
REL 280, Religion and Science
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Jan 27, 2014
Religion Portal
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 13, 2014
Research portal for religion.
Russian and Soviet History
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
Resources for researching the history of Russia and the Soviet Union
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Scholarly Communication
by Yasmeen Shorish - Last Updated Nov 20, 2014
A brief guide on what's new in Scholarly Communication.
SCOM 346 Free Speech in America
by Jennifer Keach - Last Updated May 6, 2014
SMAD 231 Writing for New Media
by Jennifer Keach - Last Updated Mar 11, 2013
SMAD 330 New Media Law
by Jennifer Keach - Last Updated Jan 29, 2014
SMAD 370 Mass Communication Law
by Jennifer Keach - Last Updated Apr 3, 2014
SMAD 373 Media Analysis & Criticism
by Jennifer Keach - Last Updated Feb 18, 2014
SMAD 460 Movies & Society
by Jennifer Keach, Erika Peterson - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
This course guide helps you research a film topic using multiple scholarly or film industry sources (books, online journals, etc.) and write a paper that explains the topic.
SMAD 470 New Media and Society
by Jennifer Keach - Last Updated Jan 28, 2013
Social Work
by David Vess - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
This guide lists resources for conducting research about social work.
Sociology
by Howard Carrier - Last Updated Oct 1, 2014
Spanish Linguistics
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Feb 27, 2014
Spanish Resources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Nov 12, 2014
This guide gives an overview of resources at the JMU libraries that support the study of Spanish language, literature, and culture.
Special Collections
by Mark Peterson - Last Updated Oct 7, 2014
A general site introducing the resources available through Special Collections in Carrier Library.
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Tech Tips
by Dean Stubbs - Last Updated Oct 8, 2014
Get your laptop and mobile devices ready to use the rich resources of JMU Libraries!
THEA 211 - Performance Analysis
by Elizabeth Haworth - Last Updated Feb 20, 2014
THEA 303 - Topics in Theatre
by Elizabeth Haworth - Last Updated Feb 20, 2014
Study of current topics and issues in theatre. Emphasis on contemporary themes of immediate concern.
Theatre and Dance
by Elizabeth Haworth - Last Updated May 13, 2014
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Women's and Gender Studies
by Brian Flota - Last Updated May 30, 2014
World War II
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 12, 2013
1939-1945
World War II Primary Sources
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
1939-1945
Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication (WRTC)
by Liz Thompson - Last Updated Nov 11, 2014
This is the top-level guide for the Writing, Rhetoric & Technical Communication department
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18th & 19th C. History
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 14, 2014
Resources for researching 18th and 19th century history, with emphasis on areas outside of North America and the UK.
18th Century Britain, the Empire, and Ireland
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 14, 2014
Resources for researching Britain, the Empire, and Ireland during the 18th century.
18th Century English Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Resources for researching 18th century English literature.
18th Century Europe
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
19th Century American Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Resources for researching 19th century American literature.
19th Century Britain, the Empire, and Ireland.
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 14, 2014
Resources for researching Britain, the Empire, and Ireland during the 19th century.
19th Century English Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
This guide will introduce you to the major tools for researching 19th century English literature, including both the Romantic Period and the Victorian Age.
19th Century Europe
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
20th & 21st Century American Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Resources for researching 20th century American literature.
20th & 21st Century English Literature
by Brian Flota - Last Updated Sep 11, 2014
Resources for researching 20th & 21st Century English literature.
20th C. History
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014
Resources for researching 20th century history.
20th Century Britain, the Empire, and Ireland.
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Oct 14, 2014
Resources for researching Britain, the British Empire, and Ireland during the 20th century.
20th Century Europe
by Patricia Hardesty - Last Updated Sep 26, 2014

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