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A compilation of resources to begin your research in Humanities.
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  • Library Catalog  The Charles Chesenutt Library collection contains thousands of print and electronic books. This link will take you to the search screen.
    JSTOR has access to thousands of articles in the humanities. Our specific subscription with JSTOR focuses on history and literature, although other subject areas are available.
    EBSCO is a combination of several databases which have articles in the Humanities.
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    According to the Oxford English Dictionary (2nd edition), the Humanities are defined as "Learning or literature concerned with human culture."  Academic disciplines in the area of Humanities includes subjects such as Art, Language, Literature, Music, Religion, English, and History among many others.

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