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A guide to resources for history at the Georgia Tech Library

Introduction to research in History

This guide provides a starting point for resources on History. Use the tabs on the side for guidance on resources for History research, including

  • Reference sources
  • Scholarly sources
  • Film, newspapers, and primary resources
  • Using the archives

If you are new to the topic, go to the background information tab to get started. Scholarly sources for this discipline include essays, reviews, case studies, reports, and research articles or papers, which can be found in books, book chapters, journals or conference proceedings. Go to the scholarly sources tab to see recommended resources. Additional resources that are particular to this subject include databases with film, newspapers, and magazines as well as links to primary resources and information on using the archives.