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History Instructor Guide

Library resources and quick links for History Faculty and Instructors

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Secondary Sources and Historiography

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Heidi Anoszko, MLIS

Subject Specialist: US and World History | UWM Libraries User Services Division


Help With:

  • Literature Review and Historiography
  • Libraries databases and search tools
  • Embedding or sharing Libraries resources in Canvas
  • Information Literacy Instruction

UWM Archives


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UWM Archives and Area Research Center


Golda Meir Library W250

Help with:

American Geographical Society Library


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American Geographical Society Library

General Reference: AGSL@UWM.EDU


Golda Meir Library 3rd floor, East wing

Help With:

  • Maps, atlases, and globes
  • GIS Data and GIS Data Literacy Instruction
  • Classical geography, arctic exploration and research, Western imperialism
  • The American Geographical Society Archives
  • Census data
  • Primary Source Literacy Instruction

UWM-Special Collections

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UWM Special Collections


 Golda Meir Library 4th Floor

Help With:

  • Rare and unique printed and published materials (zines, pamphlets, ephemera)
  • Rare books and illuminated manuscripts and art
  • UWM Author's Collection and Morris Fromkin Memorial Lecture
  • Primary source literacy instruction