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Welding Resources

Use the resources in this guide as a starting point for finding information related to welding. If you have questions, ask a librarian.

Research Starters

When you begin research for a project, you will typically start by reading background information on your topic, which can be found in reference sources such as encyclopedias and handbooks.

Background information can help you:

  • learn more about an unfamiliar topic
  • identify important keywords and concepts
  • narrow or expand your search
  • find other resources on your topic

Learn about Welding

Reference articles and topic pages from Science (Gale in Context) and Credo Reference.

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Online Access

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Community logins are available to Pitt County residents with PCC library cards and others who are enrolled in or are affiliated with PCC programs and continuing education courses. Scroll down and look for the "Community Login" section.