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Please note: this course guide was created during a previous semester, and is no longer being actively maintained. For a list of current course guides, please see http://lib.berkeley.edu/alacarte/course-guides.
Watch a 40 second video on how to search Literature Research Center.
Watch a 30 second video on how to search JSTOR.
In addition to the literature databases, you may want to see what has been published in journals of French culture. The FRANCIS database is worth a look.
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