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Background Information

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Encylopedia articles, illustrations, definitions, biographies, bibliographies, and learning resources ...  [more info]
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Online access to Bibliographic Index is no longer available.  Print volumes for 1937-2008 (v.1-48) are available in Carrier Library. Please stop by the public service desk for assistance with retrieval.  [more info]
Carrier Library - Stack 2a
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Search over 500 reference titles using Credo.  [more info]
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A selective guide of reference sources, organized by academic discipline...  [more info]
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Find subject specific lists of scholarly articles in Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO).  Each research guide in OBO provides an introduction to the topic and annotated bibliographic lists of books and articles recommended by scholars in the field.  [more info]
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Search most of JMU's reference collection for background articles from encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, etc.  [more info]
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Journal Articles

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This is a great source for background information on any number of topics including history of science  [more info]
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An index with abstracts to more than 1,800 journals in 40 languages on world history from 1450 to the present.  [more info]
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Describes journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews, and dissertations in the history of science, technology, and medicine.  [more info]
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An index with abstracts and some full text covering all subjects, including humanities and social sciences.  [more info]
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Books & Videos

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Encylopedia articles, illustrations, definitions, biographies, bibliographies, and learning resources ...  [more info]
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Search the JMU library catalog for books, videos, or microfilm.  [more info]
Internet
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Catalog of over 62 million titles cataloged by libraries worldwide ...  [more info]
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Images

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Digitized collections of primary source materials at the Library of Congress on American history and culture...  [more info]
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Newspapers

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Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue to about 3 years ago...  [more info]
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Primary Sources

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Full online text and images for back issues of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, anthropology, sociology, literature, etc.  [more info]
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An incomparably rich collection of primary source material on all aspects of American history originating from Congress and other federal agencies...
 
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Patricia Hardesty

Patricia Hardesty
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