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History: A Guide to United States Historical Research at Cornell: Home

A guide to library research on the history of the United States

Welcome to Olin & Uris

Welcome to
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Research Strategy

Research Strategy


Identify and Develop a topic

Reference Sources for Background Material
Find topic summaries, key concepts, terminology and bibliography

Find Books
Find items held at Cornell (books, journal holdings, etc.)

Find Articles
Find articles, essays, book chapters and monographs

Request items not available at Cornell
BorrowDirect and Interlibrary Loan

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

Cite your sources
Guides and Resources for preparing your bibliography

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Ask a Librarian!

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