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HISTORY: Subject Guide: Getting Started

Getting Started

This subject guide is a compilation of history specific resources at the University of Jamestown. While this guide is by no means exhaustive, it is a good starting place for identifying resources and starting research. 

  • Reference Sources leads you to suggested background resources.
  • Finding Articles is a list of  databases and some select history journals.
  • Finding Books highlights how to search for books and eBooks and features selected history books at UJ.
  • Primary Sources covers how to search for primary source material.
  • U.S. History includes materials specific to the U.S.
  • World History includes materials for world history study, including Ancient, Chinese, Indian, and European history. 

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