English 102 (Zappa): America is in the heart: Chabot Library

Focus on text: America is in the Heart, Immigration, american dream, labor and workers rights

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Library Orientation

Welcome to the Library Guide to Instructor Zappa's ENGL 102 class. I have created this guide to assist you with your  Esssay assignment. Make sure to bookmark the URL to this guide since it will help you navigate through the basics of research for this class and future classes at Chabot




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If you have any research questions or simply get stuck along the way, come talk to a librarian at the Reference Desk. We are on duty during all library open hours.

If you even have questions at home, you can contact a librarian during open hours at (510) 723-6764 or (510) 723-7006

If you have questions about your library account or borrowing prviliges, you can contact the Circulation Desk during open hours at (510) 723-7513.


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SUMMER HOURS--May 30 to August 3, 2017

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