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Be a Research Hero: Getting Started

Prepare to conquer your research quest

 Good research can save the world. The University at Albany Libraries can guide you on your quest for quality resources.

Finding Resources


Use the tabs above to learn about searching for web resources, books, articles, and popular sources.

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You can access the University Libraries' electronic resources from wherever you are - on campus, at home, or in your dorm. 

For off-campus access all you need is an internet connection and your NetID and password .

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