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Internet Reference Links Selected by Olin Reference Staff: Intro

A selection of mainly free web sites that answer frequently-asked reference questions.

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Under each of the tabs in this guide is a brief list, a selection of links useful for answering selected ready reference questions.

Most resources in this guide are free to the public.

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