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Companion to Museum Studies (2011)
Contains specially commissioned articles providing a convenient and comprehensive overview of the latest trends and critical directions in Museum Studies.
Greenwood Encyclopedia of Daily Life in America.
Hardcopy. Location: Gelman Ref. E169.1 .G7553 2009.
Examines the daily life of Americans from 1763 to 2005 through historical analysis and primary documents.
Official Museum Directory (2016)
Provides the most accurate and up-to-date information on America's museums. Currently lists 15,300 institutions of every size and type in all 50 states.
Oxford Reference Online
Includes over 200 titles, updated regularly, in the Oxford Companions and Oxford Dictionaries series. The collection covers a wide variety of subjects from the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.
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