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HIST 1119 -- 1968: Year of Global Unrest (Fall 2105): The Research

Research guide for Sean Fear's HIST 1119 class. Click on the BLUE TABS to access each guide section.

Seven Steps in the Research Process

In our research session we will cover:

Using Reference Sources for Background and Context on a Subject
Find articles that summarize the topic, explain key concepts, define terminology and much more

Finding Books
Find items held at Cornell (books, journals, and everything else we own)

Finding Articles
Find articles, essays, book chapters and monographs

Requesting items not available at Cornell
BorrowDirect and Interlibrary Loan

Evaluating your sources
Some tips on how to evaluate the sources you've found

Citing your sources
Guides and Resources for preparing your bibliography

Getting Help
Ask a Librarian!

Research Help

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Michael Engle
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