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COVID-19 Library Access

Hoover Library is currently CLOSED. Patrons can return items to the 24-hour drop-box located to the right of the main entrance.

Faculty: Please see our page on Teaching in the time of COVID-19

Students: please see our page on Learning in the time of COVID-19

Fall 2020: Return to the Hill


How to do Library Research: Find Websites

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    •   new OR latest

  • Search for a specific phrase (not just keywords in any order)
    •   "global warming"

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    • site:.gov nutrition

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    • site:.mcdaniel.edu diversity

  • Did you know that google automatically truncates?
    • review = review, reviews, reviewed, reviewer, etc.

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