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HIST250 - Baskes Fall 2016: Home

TOPICS - SEARCHING

Use the following research tools to see what's available on a topic, find helpful search terms, and discover conversations on a given topic and how you might enter the conversation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

When trying to find resources on a person, you can check out the databases (link above) or featured books (listed below). If you are doing a subject search in CONSORT or OhioLINK, remember to enter the person's last name first so.......

last name, first name

or

Lincoln, Abraham

FINDING BOOKS/REVIEWS

CONSORT & OhioLINK are still the most accurate searches for finding books. However, Summon is one of your better bets for online books.

FINDING ARTICLES

Try one of our many databases for finding secondary and primary source journal and newspaper articles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

YOUR LIBRARIAN

 

Dee Peterson

Coordinator, User Services & History Librarian

740-368-3240
dmpeters@owu.edu

 

PRIMARY SOURCES

This guide covers primary sources in general as well as makes recommendations for primary sources by different areas in history. It's extensive but not exhaustive. Contact Dee if you need help finding resources beyond what is listed.

 

CITATION REVIEW

We have several sources to help you create and generation citations and bibliographies.