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A guide to history resources in support of the classes at LSC-University Park.

You Are HereThis guide is organized both by topic as well as by type of information source. Use the navigation options to the left, or keep reading to get explanations of each page's content. This home page also includes links to departmental pages and background info for this subject.

Image of a Victorian parlorCourse Guides

Find more topical links to supplement the rest of the guide based on course, organized by period.

Photo of a castlePrimary Sources

This link will take you to our standalone guide full of links to primary sources online.


Photo of people excavating stoneworkSecondary (Scholarly) Sources

Where to find peer-reviewed research through the library databases.

Photo of old booksEbooks & Books

Sampling of topical books from our collection.

AquaductOnline Sources

Find online topic overviews and other media sources like podcasts. (Includes historical statistics resources.)

Photo of people dressed in early 1800s aristocratic attireCareers

Connect with information about what to do with a history major.


See examples of Chicago citations for history and connect with citation guides.


Background Information

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Credo is an easy-to-use tool for starting research. Includes materials from over 650 reference books on a variety of topics in higher education, including art, business, history, languages, literature, science, criminal justice, and political science.