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Complete digital edition of The Times (London) newspaper. Use keyword searching and hit-term highlighting to retrieve full facsimile images of a specific article or a complete page. To search full-text, change drop-down box from keyword to "text." The entire newspaper is captured, with all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photos divided into categories to facilitate searching. Funded by the History Department.
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Articles in the University Library catalog dealing with the topic of Proposal Writing. If attempting to access these articles from off campus, you will need to use your name, Bronco ID number and Library PIN/Password.
Research and Design by Delbert C. Miller
Call Number: H62.M44 1983 (5th Floor)
Publication Date: 1983-03-01
This book covers research methods and design in the Social Sciences, with an entire section dedicated to writing a research proposal.