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History Faculty Guide

Library resources and quick links for History Faculty and Instructors

Best Bets-History Databases

Best Bets-Primary Sources Online

Historical Newspapers

College-level Research Tutorial

Purpose: The College-level Research tutorial is designed to help you build on the research strategies you already use. These modules are designed to teach you practices and ways of thinking about information that will allow you to:

  • Transform personal curiosity into college-level inquiry
  • Understand and select sources based on their author, audience, and purpose
  • Strategically search for sources to support a specific research objective
  • And to share your ideas in ways that do not silence or exploit the work of others

Choose a Module:

Module 1-Focusing your curiosityModule 2-Thinking critically about sourcesModule 3- Developing a College-level Search StrategyModule 4- Creating and Crediting

Reference and Tertiary sources