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Modern and Medieval Languages: E-Resources


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The main way to find e-resources is to use iDiscover. There are many library guides that contain tips and advice on using iDiscover, CamGuides and Wolfson College Academic Skills among them. There is also a step-by-step explanation on using iDiscover in the quick guides to iDiscover

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