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Use the Reference Collection at the Library
Dictionaries, subject encyclopedias, biographical sources, handbooks, bibliographies, and directories are useful sources for supplemental, factual information and for overviews of a topic. Many contain lists of sources for further reading.
Access Online Reference databases through the library's website: library.risd.edu > Databases A-Z
Some good resources to start with are:
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If you're off campus when you are conducting your research, login to your library account for full text access.
Name-type in your first name then last name as it appears on the front of your RISD ID
Barcode-type in the 14 digit barcode number located on the back of your RISD ID
You need to have a current RISD Library account for this to work.
Contact the Research Help Desk for assistance.