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RefWorks is a bibliographical management software which will help you organize your citations, articles, books, etc. paid for by the UMass Amherst Library, that the UMass Amherst community can access from the Library website. RefWorks collects, stores, and organizes citations from books, articles from databases, web sites, and other sources. RefWorks automatically converts citations into properly formatted bibliographies

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Library Research page for Judaica and Near Eastern Studies.

This web guide is designed to assist you in using the Library's Judaica & Near Eastern resources, print and virtual. This website has separate pages for

Judaica & Near Eastern e-resources

Encyclopedias and handbooks

How to use library resources more effectively

TV & movies

Above all, don't hesitate to contact me to request a reference consulation, a bibliographic instruction session at the library for your class, or to suggest purchasing books or other materials to add to our collection. As I like to say, a sus órdenes!