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French Studies

This guide will help you find resources in French Studies.


Photograph of The Louvre in Paris, France.

This guide includes major databases to help you find what you need.
Use the tabs to find background, articles, books, etc.

A quick note about two of the categories:

  • Background Information includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical sources, statistics & data, and other kinds of information that will give you an overview or context.
  • Class guides will lead you to library guides created specifically for this subject.

Photograph of The Louvre in Paris, France. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. 


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