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EGL 101 - EJ Hicks - Spring 2024

Do I Really Need to Use Books?

Jean Baptiste Camille Corot Interrupted Reading 1870 Art Institute Chicago

Books can provide different information about your topic.

Magazines and Newspapers include quick details about a person or an event. 

Books provide more complete information and also often include additional research on a topic or a special perspective.

As you research your topic you may want to use books.  Sometimes only a chapter or a small section of a book is needed.  If your research requires in depth knowledge you may want to read one or more books completely.

Corot, Jean Baptiste Camille.  Interrupted Reading. 1870. Art Institute Chicago,


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