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The BAS Online contains references on all subjects (especially the Humanities and Social Sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present. The database includes references to books, journal articles, chapters in edited volumes, and conference proceedings.
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Let's say you want to find secondary sources on Dharma Bums. You could try searching for this book title, but you may want to search more broadly for jack kerouac (it's likely there are books on Dharma Bums that might be missed by the narrower search for the title).
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