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Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

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A guide to teaching and learning materials freely available on the web and via the John Jay College Library

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CUNY Academic Works

screen capture of cuny academic works home pageCUNY Academic Works is a searchable institutional repository containing freely available articles, dissertations and more by the CUNY community. Search Academic Works to find readings and other items for your classes. You can also upload and share your work for others to use.

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