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History: Get Started

Time Saver: Get Background Information

Reference books provide overviews that will help you put topics -- and the historians writing about them -- into context. The resources are a great way to

  • Brainstorm ideas
  • Narrow an existing topic
  • Glean keywords for catalog and database searches
  • Leverage bibliographies for the next stage of your research

The call numbers for history start with the letter D and end at F3799.

World Timeline in 4 minutes

History Databases by Geographic Region

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