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Highly Recommended Research Guides
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- Copyright Basics
Provides information about U.S. copyright law, including rights of users, permission, and the public domain.
- News Sources
Recommended resources and search tips for finding news in a variety of formats. Includes how to find international newspapers, historical newspapers, articles with a particular viewpoint, how to evaluate sources, and much more.
- Ready Reference Resources
Handy reference resources for fast facts, bibliographic information, and citation style help.
Other Research Guides
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- Citation Help
Guide for students who have questions about citing sources correctly.
- Creative Commons
Provides information about Creative Commons licenses, which allow you to share, reuse, and remix images, video, music, and other content.
- Digital Archiving
Provides guidance on organizing, archiving, backing up, and preserving your personal digital files in a variety of media formats, including text, photos, audio and video.
- Finding and Using Electronic Books (e-Books)
Information about e-Book readers and collections available to University of Michigan faculty, staff, and students.
- Funding for Students
Find scholarships, fellowships, and research grants to fund your U-M education (undergradate and graduate students).
- Genealogy Research
Highlights some items of genealogical interest available throughout the library in various formats.
- Graduate Library Reference Collection Resources
Includes information on resources typically found in the Hatcher Graduate Library reference collection.
Find and use images and other visual resources from the University Library. Email us at Imageworks@umich.edu with questions about finding and using images.
- Library of Congress (LC) Call Numbers
Explains how to read Library of Congress (LC) call numbers in the University of Michigan Library.
- Mirlyn Classic
Tips for using Mirlyn Classic, a previous version of the University of Michigan Library Catalog.
- Obtaining Copyright Permissions
Explains how to find copyright holders and get permission to use different copyrighted works.
- Research Data: Finding, Managing, Sharing
Provides information about all aspects of data management and stewardship including finding, planning, organizing, documenting, sharing, and preserving your research data.
- Research Impact Metrics: Citation Analysis
Information on how to use library resources for citation analysis. This includes information about impact factors, journal rankings, altmetrics and how to find who has cited an article..
How to find reviews of a variety of cultural materials; books, film, music, theater, & art.
- Scholarly Publishing
Provides information about journals, books, and open access for authors looking to publish scholarly works.
- Taubman Health Sciences Library: Diversity,Equity, Inclusion
- Tips for Using Library Search
Provides some tips and strategies for effectively using the University of Michigan Library search engine.
- Undergraduate Library Reference Collection Resources
Information on reference resources selected to support undergraduate student research, papers, and projects.
- University of Michigan Information
Brings together numerous resources (primarily electronic) which pertain to U-M history, facts, etc.
- Writing Manuals & Guides
Recommended writing guides and style manuals for the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as for international students.