Subject Guides

Anthropology

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

 

Reference Works

For more anthropology related works, try a search on the Library Catalogue at http://yclibw.yukoncollege.yk.ca:8080

Call Number Browsing Areas

Yukon First Nations E78.Y8+
Physical Anthropology GN49 - GN296
Ethnology GN301 - GN673
Prehistoric Archaeology GN700 - GN875
Folklore GR72 - GR940

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Anthropology Associations

Blogs

Digital Collections

Open Educational Resources

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Biology (Flora & Fauna)

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Biology (General QH301-705.5
Ecology QH540-549.5
Life QH501-531
Evolution QH359-425
Botany QK1-989
Plant Anatomy QK640-707
Plant Physiology QK710-899
Plant Ecology QK900-989
Zoology QL1-991
Insects QL461-599.82
Fish QL614-639.8
Reptiles & Amphibians QL640-669.3
Birds QL671-699
Mammals QL700-739.8

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Biology projects/studies in the Yukon and Canada 

General Biology related websites

Biology blogs

Species identification (plantes, flowers, trees, etc.)

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Book Reviews

Databases

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Topic Specific Databases

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Call Number Browsing Areas

Library catalogue search on book reviews

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Business Studies & Marketing

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Economic Theory HB
Economic History HC
Industry, Land Use, Labour HD
Industrial Management HD28-70
Commerce HF
Marketing HF5410-5417.5
Advertising 801-6182
Finance HG
Public Finance HJ9-9940
Accounting & Bookkeeping HF5601-5689
Business HF5001-6182
Office & Personnel Management HF5546-5549.5
Business Records Management HF5735-5746

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Commerce & Business general websites

Business Case Studies

Marketing

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Chemistry

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Chemistry (General) QD1-65
Inorganic Chemistry QD146-197
Organic Chemistry QD241-441
Physical and Theoretical Chemistry QD450-801

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Chemical Societies

Chemistry Portals and Guides

Chemistry Academic Resources

Open Educational Resources

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Circumpolar Studies

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

History, Northern Europe, Scandinavia DL1-1180
Sami (European People) DL42.L36
Indians of North America—Aleuts,  Chukchi, Inuit, Thule E99.E5-E7
Geography—Polar Regions G575-890
History—Europe D-DR+
Geography - Ice.Glaciers.Ice sheets. Sea ice. GB2401-2598
Indigenous Languages PM 1-7356
Natural history - Arctic QH84.1

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Computer Studies

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Computer Industry HD+
Accounting HF5382+
Computers and Finance HG151.8
Computer Crime HV6772+
Educational Technology LB1027 - LB1162
Computer Animation TR869+
Computer Science QA75.5 - QA76.95
Technology Z7911 - Z7916

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Criminology

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs HV5001 - HV5840
Criminology HV6001 - HV7220.5
Criminal Justice Administration HV7231 - HV9920.5
Penology, Prisons, Corrections, Young Offenders HV8301 - HV9920.7
Federal Law of Canada KE+
Alberta Provincial Law KEA1 - 599
British Columbia Provincial Law KEB1 - 599
Manitoba Provincial Law KEM1 - 599
New Brunswick Provincial Law KEN1 - 599
Newfoundland Provincial Law KEN1201 - 1799
Northwest Territorial Law KEN5401 - 5999
Nova Scotia Provincial Law KE7401 - 7999
Ontario Provincial Law KEO1 - 1199
P.E.I. Provincial Law KEP1 - 599
Quebec Provincial Law KEQ1 - 599
Saskatchewan Provincial Law KES1 - 599
Yukon Territorial Law KEY1 - 599
Federal Law Relating to Native Peoples KE7701 - KE7749

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Federal & Provincial websites

Yukon law websites

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Current Events & Newspapers

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Canadian newspapers : the inside story PN4908 .C35 1980
Alaska newspapers on microfilm, 1866-1998 PN4897.A43 N52 1998
Native American periodicals and newspapers, 1828-1982 : bibliography, publishing record, and holdings PN4883 .N37 1984
Paper trails : a history of British Columbia and Yukon community newspapers PN4914.C63 A34 1999

Call Number Browsing Areas

Communication and Mass Media P87-96                                        

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In-print Newspapers available at Yukon College Library (in library use only)

Early Childhood Development

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Child Development HQ767+
Child Care HV854+
Early Childhood Education LB1139+
Science Activities Q163 +
Early Childhood Development RJ131+
Handicrafts TT +

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Canadian Associations

General Early Childhood Education Resources

Children's Books

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Education

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Education (General) L7 - L991
History of Education LA5 - LA2396
Theory and Practice of Education LB5 - LB3640
Special Aspects of Education LC8 - LC6691

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Curriculum

Lesson Plans

Education Reports

Other Education Resources

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English (language)

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

English Language PE1-3729
Style, Composition, and Rhetoric P301-301.5
Modern English PE(814)-896
Dialects and Provincialisms PE1700-3602
Slang PE3701-3729
Literary Composition PN172-239

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Online Dictionaries

English Grammar

English Writing

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Environmental Studies

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Environmental Education & Responsibility GE+
Human Ecology GF1 - GF95
Environmental Law (Federal) KE3611 - KE3635
Biology (General) QH301 - QH705.5
Botany QK+
Zoology QL+
Environmental   Technology & Sanitary Engineering TD+

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Yukon Research Projects & Associations

Yukon Environmental Assessment & Management

Yukon Mining

Canada

Arctic & Circumpolar Regions

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Ethics

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Philosophy (General) B1-5802
Ethics BJ1-1725
Etiquette BJ1801-2195
Mediation/Conflict Management HM134-280
Social and Public Welfare HV1-9960
Political Theory. Theories of the State. JC11-605
Negotiated Settlement/Public Law K2390-3478
Public Aspects of Medicine (includes Euthanasia) RA1-1270

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Online Articles & General Resources on Ethics

Ethics Study Guides

Online Encyclopedias

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Film Studies

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Ethnology in visual media GN347
Physical education in motion pictures, television, etc. GV364
Dancing in motion pictures, television, etc. GV1779
Motion pictures PN1993+
Career as an Artist N8600+
Job stress in the arts RC963.6.A7
Cinematography TR850+

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Fine Arts & Images

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

First Nations Art E98 .A7
Art for preschoolers LB1140.5 .A7
Art classes LB1591+
Fine arts N+
Yukon Permanent Art Collection N908 .C3 Y84
Career as an Artist N8600+
Job stress in the arts RC963.6 .A7

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Online Publications

Yukon

Canada

International Art Institutions & Museums

Online Galleries

Photography

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First Nations Studies

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Pre-Columbian America E51+
Indians of North America E75+
Yukon First Nations E78 .Y8+
Indian Tribes and Cultures E99+
Federal First Nation Laws KE7701 - KE7749
Prehistoric Archaeology GN700 - GN875

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Residential Schools

Self-Governance

Aboriginal Maps

General Resources

Open Education Resources

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Forestry

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Botany QK+
Tree Diseases and Pest Management SB+
Forestry SD
Trees (field guides) QL+

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Yukon Forests 

Canada Forest Management

Forestry Research

Tree Recognition Guides

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Gender Studies & Sexuality

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Psychology of Sex. Sexual Behaviour. BF692-692.5
Differential psychology. Individuality. Self. BF697 - 697.5
Social Psychology HM1001 - 1281
Sexual Life (including Homosexuality) HQ12 - 449
The Family HQ503 - 1064
Sex Role HQ1075 - 1075.5

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Rights and Legislation

History

Statistics

Gender Studies

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History

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Yukon First Nations E78.Y8+
Physical Anthropology GN49 - GN296
Ethnology GN301 - GN673
Prehistoric Archaeology GN700 - GN875
Folklore GR72 - GR940

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Historical Newspapers

Canada & World History

Yukon History

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Indigenous Governance

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Books available from YC Library collection

Indigenous Governance - General 

Indigenous governance - Political aspects

Indigenous People - Legal Aspects

Land Claims - General

Land Claims - Yukon

Ebooks 

YC Ebooks (from Ebsco Ebooks Collection)*

Online Reference Books*

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Open Resources

Open Textbooks

Open Access Articles & Scholarly Works

Dissertations & Theses

Online Films

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Call Number Browsing Areas

Federal Law - Canada KE1-9450                       
Federal First Nations Law KE7701 - KE7749
Indians of North American E75+
Yukon Law KEY 1-599
Yukon First Nations E78.Y8+

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Yukon First Nations

 

Treaties & Treaty Commissions

Residential Schools

Self-Governance & Government Reports

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Kinesiology & Physical Education
Literature

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Folklore GR72 - GR940
Literary History& Collections PN+
British Literature PR+
American Literature PS1 - 3576
Canadian Literature PS8000+
Children’s Literature PZ5+
Aboriginal Literature Shelved by country, region, date. 

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Maps

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Circumpolar Health Atlas RC957.3 .C57 2012
National Geographic atlas of the world G1021 .N38 2011
Historical maps on file G1030 .M37
Yukon and Northwest Territories G3520 s2000 .C3 v.1
North circumpolar region G3270 1996 .C3

Call Number Browsing Areas

Check the printed maps collection (organized by colors) in the Library. Contact the Library staff for assistance.

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Canada Maps (Sociopolitical, Economy, and Natural Resources)

Natural Resources Maps

 

Canadian Historical Maps

Yukon Maps (Land Use, Infrastructure, First Nations, Environment, Natural Resources)

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Mathematics

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Symbolism of Numbers (Numerology) BF1623 .P9
Statistics HA+
Commercial Mathematics HF5691 - 5716
Teaching Math LB1186
Mathematics Classrooms LB3325 .M35
Pharmaceutical Arithmetic RS57
Mathematics for Nurses RT68
Mathematics QA+
Surveying TA556 .M38
Carpentry and Joinery Mathematics TH5612+
Electronics TK7864
Chemical Engineering Mathematics TP155.2 .M36
Hotels, clubs, restaurants, etc. TX911.3 .M33

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Multimedia

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Interactive Multimedia LB1028.55          
Mass Media P87-96
Media Programs for Education LB1028.4
Telecommunication (including radio and television) TK5101-6720

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Northern Studies

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Note: This subject guide narrowly focuses on Northern Studies from a North American perspective. For more resources, please refer to the Yukon Studies Subject Guide or the Circumpolar Studies Subject Guide.

Call Number Browsing Areas

Indians of North America—Yukon Natives E78 .Y8
Indians of North America—Athapaskan E99 .A86
Indians of North America—Inuit E99 .E7
Indians of North America—Kutchin E99 .K84
Indians of North America—Tlingit E99 .T6
Indians of North America—Tutchone E99 .T92
History—Canadian North FC3956 .C32 1990
History—Yukon FC4001 - FC4050
History—NWT FC4151 - FC4200
Natural History QH106

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Arctic Studies Institutions

Social Indicators

Climate & Environment

Information Resources Collections

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Nursing & Health

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Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Human anatomy QS+
Medicine (General works) R+
Home Health Care Services RA645.3+
Diet Therapy RM214+
Nursing / community nursing RT+
Nutrition TX341+

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Articles & Reports

Student Health 

Health Statistics

First Nations Health Information

Health Care in the Yukon

Other Resources

Mobile Resources

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Nutrition

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Eating disorders RC552+
Exercise for health RA781
Nutrition (public aspects) RA784
Diet therapy RM214-259
Nutrition (Foods and cooking) TX341 - 597

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Philosophy

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

History of Philosophy B+
Logic BC+
Metaphysics BD+
Ethics BJ+
Socialism, Communism HX+
Feminist Theory HQ1190+
Environmental Philosophy / Ethics GE40+
Political Theory JC+
Philosophy of Religion BL-BX+
Philosophy of Science Q175+

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Online Encyclopedias

Phylosophical Associations

Study Guides & Articles

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Physical Geography & Geology

Databases

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

To know more about geological maps, please contact the Library front desk.

Call Number Browsing Areas

Atlases G1000-3122
Maps G3180-9980
Cartography GA101-1776
Geology QE1-996.5
Geomorphology GB400-649
Hidrology GB651-2998
Mineralogy QE351-399.2
Paleontology QE701-760
Natural Disasters GB5000-5030
Stratigraphy QE640-699

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Yukon Mining

Yukon Geography & Geology

General publications in Geology

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Physics

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Physics (General) QC1-75
Weights and Measures QC81-114
Descriptive and Experimental Mechanics QC120-168.85
Atomic Physics QC170-197
Acoustics QC221-246
Heat QC251-338.5
Optics QC350-467
Electricity and Magnetism QC501-766
Nuclear and Particle Physics QC770-798

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Political Science
Popular Culture
Psychology

Databases

Global Databases

Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Psychoanalysis BF173+
Psychological Testing BF176+
Experimental Psychology BF180+
Applied Psychology BF636+
Personality BF698+
Developmental Psychology BF712+
Psychological Disorders RC+

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Psychological Associations

Psychology General Articles

Research in Psychology 

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Social Work

Databases

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Social Sciences. Theories and Research Methodology H61 - H62.5
Social Service. Social Work HV38 - HV69
Protection, Assistance and Relief HV697 - HV4959

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Social Work Associations

Government Resources

First Nations

Child Welfare

General Resources for Social Work Practice

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Sociology

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Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Sociology (General) HM
Social History & Conditions, problems HN
The Family, Marriage, Women HQ
Societies HS
Communities, Classes, Races HT
Social Pathology HV

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Statistics

Databases

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Historical statistics of Canada HA745 .H57
Aboriginal statistics at a glance E78.C3 A26 2010
Women in Canada : a gender-based statistical report HQ1453 .W655 2012
Statistics translated : a step-by-step guide to analyzing and interpreting data HA35 .T47 2012

Call Number Browsing Areas

Probabilities. Mathematical statistics (Theory): QA273-280

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Yukon Statistics

First Nations Statistics

World Statistics

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Trades & Technology

Databases

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Engineering (General).  Civil engineering TA
Surveying TA501-625
Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering TD
Building construction TH
Plumbing and pipefitting TH6101-6887
Heating and ventilation TH7005-7699
Renewable energy resources TJ807-830
Machine shops and machine shop practice TJ1125-1345
Electrical engineering. Electronics TK
Motor vehicles TL
Mining engineering. Metallurgy TN
Manufactures TS1-2301

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Wildlife

Databases

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Amphibians QL640+
Birds QL685.5
Fur Bearers QL721.5.Y8
Wolves QL737 C22
Bears QL737 C37
Bats QL737 C5
Moose QL737 U5
Mountain Sheep QL737 U53
Caribou QL737 U55

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Women Studies

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Topic Specific Databases

Reference Works

Call Number Browsing Areas

Women in Mythology BL303-BL606
First Nations Women E98.W8
Women in the Workplace HD6050 - HD6223
Feminism & Women’s Issues HQ1101 - HQ2030.7
Women & Crime/Violence HV6600+
Obstetrics & Gynecology RG+

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