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Medieval English Peasant: Guides to History Research

Medieval West -- Reference Sources and Medieval West -- Additional Web Resources are more extensive research guides in the Libraries' Electronic Resources, research guides section. Last updated: 05-21-2009

Guides to History Research

These books contain tips for doing research in libraries, information about history reference sources, and writing suggestions.

Information-Literate Historian: a Guide to Research for History Students

Main D 16.2 .P71 2007

Author is a history librarian at Miami University in Ohio.

Student's Guide to History

Main D 16.3 .B4 [date]

Many editions. Use a recent one.  Author now emeritus, Ithaca College in New York.

Writing History, a Guide for Students

Main D 16 .S864 2009

Oxford University Press.  Author is a history professor at Millsaps College.

Historian's Toolbox, a Student's Guide to the Theory and Craft of History

Main D 16 .W62 2007

Author is a history professor at Davidson College, North Carolina

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