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HIS 496 - History Seminar

e-Reference Books

The following e-References can help you get a good, authoritative overview of your history topic.

Subject-specific Reference Books

Perkins Library has many reference books on various subjects.  They are worth a trip to the library in order to get a concise, authoritative overview of your History topic as you begin your research.  This list represents just a sampling of the many print reference books available in the Library.  Search the library's catalog, or browse the C through F section of the Reference collection to find more history reference books.

Other Relevant Resources

Of course, you might need to think outside of the history box to find the necessary sources for your research. The Library has many reference books in a multitude of subject areas. Some will be found in the Reference collection, while others have been put in the main collection on the lower level. You will also find many reference books online, especially those in the Gale Ebooks collection mentioned above, but there are a few in the EBSCO eBook collection and the ProQuest's Academic Complete collection.