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History & Political Science: History

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History resources

(Political Science resources are on the next menu page)

All-Purpose Sources

JSTOR database and Google Books are great resources for general history and political science primary sources!

American History Sources

Online resources to primary American history sources

Congress Records

World History Sources

"These are digital sources from ancient, medieval and modern history. You can use these sources to locate texts, but be sure to at least try finding them in actual books when you cite them." - Dr. Kevin Walker

Reference Resources


Google Books

Google Book Search

Thanks Dr. Walker!

Many thanks go to Dr. Kevin Walker for prompting the creation of this LibGuide and providing the structure, lists, and descriptions of sources found here. The LibGuide will continue to grow, but we owe him a great deal for helping us launch this research guide for our students!

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Created by...

This guide was created by Michelle Schonken. It was maintained and updated by Christine Shin.