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History: Reference Books & Other Materials

Information resources for UCI students, faculty, and staff interested in the field of history.

Reference Databases

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Guides to Historical Literature

American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature
Call number: Langson Library 4th Floor Z6201 .A55 1995
Also available online.

Reference sources in history : an introductory guide
Call number: Langson Library Reference 1st Floor D20.F75 2004

Sources of Information for Historical Research
Call number: Langson Library 4th Floor Z6201 .S64 1994

How to do Research in History

Historical Research: A Guide
Call number: Langson D1625 .M32 2002
W.H. McDowell. London: Longman, 2002.

A Pocket Guide to Writing in History
Call number: Langson D13 .R295
Mary Lynn Rampolla. Boston: Bedford/St. Martin’s, many editions (2001-2015).

A Student’s Guide to History 10th ed.
Call number: Langson D16.3 .B4 2007
Jules R. Benjamin Boston: Bedford Books/St. Martin’s, c2001.

Finding History: Research Methods and Resources for Students and Scholars
Call number: D16 .B693 2012
Christine Bombaro. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2012.