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Taylor & Francis is an academic publisher of journals and books. As part of a pilot program, Taylor & Francis is offering access to three subject collections on their digital platform at Taylor & Francis Online: the Arts & Humanities collection, the Biological, Environmental & Earth Sciences collection, and the Strategic, Defence & Security Studies collection.


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Note that citation styles vary by article, and using every parameter in the example is not a requirement of access; editors can use the style most appropriate to the articles or projects they are working on.


{{cite journal|author=Zieger, R|title=Walmart and the broken narrative of US labor history|journal=Labor History|pages=563–569|date=November 2011|volume=52|number=4|doi=10.1080/0023656X.2011.632517}} {{subscription needed|via=[[Taylor & Francis]]}}

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