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Second Language Acquisition

This is a guide to selected sources for research in second language acquisitions. For additional information consult the subject librarian, Patricia Herron at or 301-405-9280.


This is a guide to important print and electronic reference sources in the field of second language acquisition. The emphasis is on material available in the University of Maryland Libraries' collections, but some Internet sources are also included. Email or phone the subject specialist for more information and assistance.

Research Commons Workshops and Videos

The Libraries Research Commons offers a number of videos about organizing your research, using citation managers, writing a literature review, and more.  They also offer Common Quandries workshops and Writing and Research Events throughout the semester which include introductions to a variety of skills, tools, and concepts to researchers on campus.


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Patricia Herron
University of Maryland
McKeldin Library
Room 5101D
College Park, MD 20742