Welcome to the research guide for HSTRY 388C. This guide brings together many of the resources that you will need to use for your research along with some explanatory information on various types of sources.
The guide is divided into the following sections:
Background - specialized encyclopedias & other sources that can provide quick facts and context for your leader.
Find medieval texts in translation
Find Secondary Sources - scholarly books & journal Articles
Image: Detail from Miguel Ximenez, God the Father and Saints Crushing Demons, ca. 1490
Historian's generally use the Chicago style format for footnotes/endnotes and bibliography. This one page guide provides examples for the most common type of sources. See the Citations and Writing page for more guides and information.