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Research Guides

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Research Guide

This class guide provides links to major resources (primary sources, scholarly journal databases, and reference sources) to support your work on your final projects.

For additional resources, check out the following history research guides:

You can also explore this introduction to historical research for additional guidance and tips.  

Questions? Please contact Emily, Political Science Librarian, or Theresa, History Librarian, using the links on the right side of the page. We'll be happy to meet with you to help you come up with research strategies and sources. 

Citation & Writing Help

Historians generally use the Chicago Style format. For information to other citation formats see the Citation Styles & Tools guide.


Political Science and Public Policy Librarian

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Emily Keller
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History Librarian

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Theresa Mudrock
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