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ARB 5140 - Modern Arabic Literature in Arabic and English

Subject Specialist Librarian

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Karen Liston
(313) 577-5596
You can make an appointment (above), or when I'm available, you can drop in on my Zoom Meeting Room by pasting this URL into your browser: If I'm available, I'll admit you within a few minutes. Try it out - I'd love to see you!

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Google Scholar includes links to international scholarly resources that are not frequently included in western databases, including dissertations, theses, and digital repositories.  Click on "more" at the end of the entry to request electronic delivery of the article.  If you still can't get to something you'd like, copy and email the entire Google entry to me at, and I'll do my best to track it down for you!  -Karen

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Excellent source for information on how format your paper, including notes, in Chicago Style.  (Click on "Documenting Sources," in the History area).