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History: Welcome

Last Updated: Aug 11, 2022 10:13 AM

Guide Contents

This guide will help you get started with your history research. In addition to recommending useful databases, this guide provides information on finding primary and historical sources, and other helpful tips to guide you along the way.

If you have questions as you begin your research, please feel free to contact me – I am always happy to help!

Guide Contents

  • Books
    Find books for history research available at RIT and beyond
  • Scholarly Articles
    Key databases for history research as well as a brief list of the top journals in the field
  • Primary Sources
    Tools for locating primary and historical sources
  • Get Better Results
    Tips on advanced search strategies to use in many of the databases listed on this guide

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