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Study Abroad

This guide will take you through WSU library resources that are available to you when you are residing outside of the United States, and further information about cultures, countries, and studying abroad.

Cultural Adjustment

The following links will assist with adjustment to your new community and surroundings:

Country Research: History and Culture

Country Research: Business

General Online Reference Resources

Below are links to encyclopedia databases that will include articles on the background and culture of a country or region. Like Wikipedia - except you know who the author is!

The following databases provide background and detailed information on current events happening around the globe. You can search for your topic in "Search this Publication."

The following link has some excellent country-specific information for study abroad students:

Helpful Websites

WSU Libraries, PO Box 645610, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-5610, 509-335-9671, Contact Us