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Background information are found in sources such as specialized subject encyclopedias, handbooks, and dictionaries. Background sources can provide definitions, dates, and names of important persons and events for a topic as well as additional titles to be consulted in books, journal articles, and conference proceedings. They are very useful for organizing a search strategy.
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Adam Medical Encyclopedia