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Research Guides

This class guide provides information and links to resources to help you find the information you'll need for your papers.

If you need additional resources check out the various sections of the History subject guide.

Most of the databases on this guide are restricted to UW students, staff and faculty. When you use a link with lock icon you may be prompted to login with your uwnetid and password.

Have questions or need research help? Please contact Theresa Mudrock, the history librarian, via email at

Citation Guide


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. A print copy of the Chicago Manual of Style is available in the Reference section of Suzzallo Library -- just ask for it at the Research Help Desk on the 1st floor.

Those with King County Library Cards (all UW students are eligible for a KCLS card) can use the online version of the Chicago Manual. 


Library Research Award

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Check the Awards page for more information and the application form.

History Librarian

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Theresa Mudrock
Suzzallo Library 136