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Finding Recipes: Books in the Library

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Omnivore OneSearch Help Guide                    Advanced Search

Tips for Finding Library Books with Recipes

While many books in the CIA Library collection include recipes, there are some advanced search approaches that can help make the search more effective.

Listed below are subject terms that may help. Combine these general terms with specific keywords that describe your topic.

Sample Subject Heading Searches:

Selected Reference Books to Locate Recipes, History and more information


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