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History Courses & Research: Reference
(Overview/Background)

Reference is MORE than just overviews in historical research

See the boxes below for the various types of encyclopedias relevant to history topics--in addition to, of course, the usual keywords, background info, and source recommendations.

Encyclopedias of Daily Life

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Historical Statistics

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Check the 1st floor stacks for more encyclopedias!

Many of our reference books are actually in the 1st floor regular stacks, not Reference.

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(Search OneSearch or browse the stacks for more)

Primary Source Collections

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Reader's Guides: Historiography of the historians

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Encyclopedias in Databases