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Economics: Background Information

A select list of Economics resources that are available from the Charles E. Shain Library at Connecticut College.


Background sources such as dictionaries and encyclopedias offer a rich and increasingly uncommon starting place for any academic or intellectual inquiry. With authoritative definitions of core concepts, and in many cases useful bibliographies, they are well worth incorporating into your work, including arguments, class discussions, essays, posters, and speeches. Need a hand? Ask a librarian