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Library Terms Glossary

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Magazine - A general-readership, popular periodical. 
See Also: JournalPeriodicalPopular sourcesSerial

MetaSearch 
An Internet search tool that simultaneously searches multiple search engines or directories

Microforms - Microfiche (4 by 6 inch cards) and microfilm (a roll of film); printed items which have been reduced in size by photographic methods to save space.

Monograph - A book.