Time Saver: Get Background Information
Reference books provide overviews that will help you put topics -- and the historians writing about them -- into context. The resources are a great way to
- Brainstorm ideas
- Narrow an existing topic
- Glean keywords for catalog and database searches
- Leverage bibliographies for the next stage of your research
The call numbers for history start with the letter D and end at F3799.
Credo Reference is a large collection of online reference sources. Includes conceptual mapping, topic pages and article links.