Question: What value lies in books? Why, for example, would a researcher choose a book over a journal?
Answer: Because of their length, books tend to provide more comprehensive treatment of a topic. Books can also be useful for providing footnotes to additional materials.
Need to find a book? Use the following source to find books at Temple.
Can't find a book you need at Temple? Try using the following sources and request books to be sent to Temple.
Books that you find for your topic may be located in a variety of places. Below is a list of some possible locations.
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