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- Type the keyword(s) of the author, title, series titles, subject or notes. e.g. economic effects, iphone
- Type the EXACT TITLE or the first few words of the TITLE. e.g. education and cultural citizenship, 靈山
- Type the Author's or Artist's SURNAME first. e.g. Shakespeare, William, 王安石
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- Type as much or as little of the SUBJECT as you want. e.g. human rights, human rights africa, internet in education
- Type as much of the Call Number as you know. e.g. LC1021, PH3251, PH3281.K3815 K8413 2011
- Type as much of the ISBN/ISSN Number as you know. e.g. 0130304832, 9783639159172, 1234 5679
- Type the COURSE NAME or COURSE CODE you want. e.g. organisational behaviour, BUS202, corporate finance, FIN200
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