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This pathfinder is a starting point for your research. It will give you a jump-start to academic resources in both online and print formats. Ask a reference librarian for additional suggestions.



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Bartlett's Quotations
this tenth edition of 1919 contains over 11,000 searchable quotations from one of the most enduring and popular reference works
Columbia World of Quotations
65,000 essential quotations constitute this authoritative collection and represents the research of 154 experts
Quotations:Google Directory

well-organized directory of links appropriate for research papers and speeches
Simpson's Contemporary Quotations
over 10,000 quotations from 4,000 sources organized into 25 categories and 60 sections, this comprehensive reference contains words of wit and wisdom from such modern notables as Ezra Pound, Henry Kissinger, George Orwell, Dorothy Parker, and Desmond Tutu

Selected Books In The Oakton Library
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Call Number: REF PN6081.B27 (DP & RHC)

The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations
Call Number: REF PN6081.A652 (DP)

Great Quotes from Great Women
Call Number: PN6081.5G7 (RHC)

Simpson's Contemporary Quotations:The Most Notable Quotes from 1950 To The Present
Call Number: REF PN6083.S53 (RHC)

Full text Magazines, Journals and Newspapers
Search Expanded Academic ASAP, an online periodical index, and obtain quotations from magazine, journal and newspaper articles. Many of these articles will be full text and can be sent to your e-mail account. You can search this index from any computer on campus. For off campus access, follow the directions below.
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To access Expanded Academic ASAP off campus, ID number is 23211 immediately followed by your social security number. (example: 23211xxxxxxxxx)

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A quote can be an effective way to start a research paper or speech.

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This pathfinder is a starting point for your research. It will give you a jump-start to academic resources in both online and print formats. Ask a reference librarian for additional suggestions.

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