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Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.

Ray Bradbury



"Old letter" by Umbrella Shot is licensed by CC BY 2.0

Guides to Historical Research

These books have in-depth information about doing historical research.

Online History Reference

The library has many reference books that could be consulted for historical research. Use the library's catalog to find references useful to your topic. The Gale Ebook collection has several resources that you might wish to consult.

Other Reference Sources

Here is a sampling of reference materials that could provide general background information on your topic. Some are available online while others are in print.