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Future of the American Dream: Secondary Sources:

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  • Discover @ MU Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri is a simple Google-like search engine that searches articles, books, videos, etc.
    Search Discover @ MU for articles, books, and more!


  • Subject Databases: For scholarly or subject-specialized journal articles, use databases geared toward specific subjects and/or disciplines.
       Examples of subject specific databases:             Example: Search "Millennial" and then click on "Reports"             Example: students and "American dream"

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