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History: Getting Started

Electronic Reference Collections

Collections of digitized reference books can provide many edited sources with valuable background information about your research topic. Reference books entries usually refer to more detailed sources and can also suggest terms you can use when searching for books and journal articles. Links to four collections are below.

Electronic Reference Collections

Getting Help with Research

Librarians can help you in using resources in this guide and elsewhere. Such assistance can advance your work, so that you have more time to devote to the parts of your project that only you can do.

Guide Author

Steve Wiberley
Contact:
Professor and Bibliographer for the Social Sciences

2-180 Daley Library

312-413-0018