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Use dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks to gather basic and background information.
Dictionary: Provides the meaning of words in a language or field of knowledge.
Encyclopedia: A single or multi-volume reference work that provides general background articles on either a wide range of topics or a more specialized discipline.
Handbook: A compact reference book giving the essential information in a given field of study.
Gazetteers are tools that help researchers develop search strategies to find resources for a given area by
To find information, you can run text-based searches or select a location or area on a map.
According to the Royal Geographical Society, geography is "the study of Earth’s landscapes, peoples, places and environments."