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Library "Do-It-Yourself" (DIY)

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This resource is adapted from the Portland State University Library DIY project created by Meredith Farkas, Amy Hofer, Lisa Molinelli, and Kimberly Willson-St. Clair. We thank them for sharing their content, which may be reused and adapted under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike license

This Library DIY version is adapted from the Indiana University Bloomington Library DIY project and is hosted through LibGuides version 2. We thank them for creating their version for LibGuides v. 2 and sharing their content via the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike license. Our version of the Library DIY LibGuide may also be reused and adapted under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike license.

Welcome to Library DIY!

This resource is intended to help you navigate FAU's library resources and your research process.

Librarians are also happy to provide one-on-one help in person, via online chat, by email or phone.

Use our searchable online Glossary for definitions of terms. 

Table of Contents

Need to start my research or pick a topic Need to find sources for my research Looking for a specific item
Question about articles Question about books Are these sources good for my research
Need help citing or using resources Need help with printing, login or access issues Need additional library information
Need campus or general information Need information about Palm Beach State College at Boca Raton