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HIST 1302/ HIST 5375: United States History Since 1876

This guide is designed to help students begin finding resources and doing research for Honors HIST 1302.

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Some Major Published Series of Primary Sources

This does NOT even begin to include all printed document collections in the library, but may provide an easy starting point for some topics. 

Click on these links to view all the volumes in these series and get call numbers to find them in the library.

Primary Sources in Library Databases

 

General U.S. History: Primary Source Collections Online

Find More Primary Source Collections in U.S. History

Click on the link below, and use the many topical pages in this guide to discover collections of historical documents on specific topics, ranging from Advertising History and World War I to Women's History and the September 11 attacks, plus many more...

Video: How to Search America's Historical Newspapers

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Video: Using Dates to Search History Databases

Many primary source databases cover a long period of history, so you can really improve your searching by knowing how to search only the dates you need.

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Video: Finding Primary Sources in the Catalog

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Video: Finding Primary Source Collections with Google Advanced Search

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