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FYS Brewster-Wray: Europeans, Native Americans, Métis and the Columbian Exchange: Databases and Journals

This is a course guide for Professor Brewster-Wray's Fall 2018 FYS class. It provides topical resources for the course and connects to more general FYS resources based on the common reader.

Research Databases

These databases include journals such as American Anthropologist, Studies in American Indian Literature, and the American Indian Culture and Research Journal.

You can also use our catalog to find articles from our databases.

The Columbian Exchange

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To broaden search, use OR.
This will retrieve results that have either of your search terms.
Ex. Classical OR Romantic

To narrow search, use AND.
This will retrieve results that have both of your search terms. 
Ex. Picasso AND cubism

Use " " to search for terms together, and not separately.
Ex. "Roman Catholic"

Use * to search for multiple endings to words all at once.
Ex. searching theat* will retrieve theatre, theater, theatrical, etc.