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English 202 - New: Home

Need some articles? This is the spot.

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Just want to talk about your topic and search?

Email your English 202 librarian, Krista Schmidt at and we can set up a Zoom meeting to talk about your work.

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Keyword Suggestions for Myth & Legends Searching

Suggested keyword for searching:





The word history can be useful for topics that historically were misunderstood by the general public.  This may not work well for some topics but it's worth a try.


Suggested keyword combinations:

topic keyword AND folklore

topic keyword AND myth

topic keyword AND legend

topic keyword AND beliefs


mothman AND (legend OR myth OR folklore)

diabetes AND (myth OR beliefs)

astrological sign and belief and personality