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Can I use Wikipedia?

Wikipedia can be a great tool as you begin your research journey.

We often encourage students to use Wikipedia to familiarize themselves with a topic and click on the hyperlinks within the article.

Wikipedia is also a great place to learn search terms that you can plug into our trusted databases.

Because Wikipedia articles are crowd-sourced and ever-changing, they are not to be cited in your paper.

Check out our guide on using Wikipedia to learn more. 

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