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A research guide to the language, literature and culture of the French-speaking world.

What's in This Guide

This guide was created to get you started with your research in French. It is divided into the following tabs:

  1. Reference Materials

    • Culture, Film, & Literature - Get a selected listing of dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks related to French culture, film, and literature

    • Language Dictionaries - Access online dictionaries and find print dictionaries available at the library

  2. Country Profiles - Get basic stats and background information on France and other francophone countries

  3. Finding Books - Presents the basics on finding books at Knox and using I-Share and Interlibrary Loan

  4. Finding Articles - An introduction to the most-used article databases for research in French

  5. Film - Learn how to find films in French and scholarship on film

  6. News Sources - Get access to French news sources

  7. Refworks - Learn how to manage your research and create bibliographies using RefWorks

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