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How can I find college directories and rankings?

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The Parks Library owns a number of college directories and handbooks.  The newest editions are located in the reference collection on Tier 2 in the Library.  They are in order by call number and college handbooks have call numbers starting with L901.  For college rankings - - a number of these are available on the Internet.  One of the more popular titles is published by U.S. News & World Report called "Best Graduate Schools" - L901 A546 (at Parks Library Research Help Desk).  We do not have a subscription to the online version of this Report, but some information is available from their website at:  http://grad-schools.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-graduate-schoolsMoney magazine also puts out an annual list of U.S. colleges that provide the best value for the money - see the 2016-2017 list online at:  http://new.time.com/money/best-colleges/rankings/.  Another source for locating information on various schools/programs is Peterson's - https://www.petersons.com/.

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