Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.
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Take a look at these selected books for background - they may form the basis of your research. If you look for them in the stacks, you will probably find some other books just as, or more valuable.
Besides the seelcted general and subject-specific databases listed here, try these databases for articles on particular perspectives on Dark Humor.
Searchworks and many other databases you will use allow you to get a simple citation by using a "CiteThis" feature or gather more information by using a Send to/Export feature to send records to bibliographic management tools such as Refworks or EndNote. You can also use resources such as Zotero or Mendeley to gather information including citations. For more on these, see the guide to Bibliography Management.