Research Help

  • As a history major, you’ll be doing your fair share of research. The department has put together the following resources to help you along the way.

  • Locating Sources
    Hit a road block?  Not sure where to find the information you need?  Check here!
    Publishers
    Which publisher matches your area of interest?
    Evaluating Sources
    So you’ve found what you're looking for...but is it the most reputable source?
    Citation Style
    What style does the department use and where can you learn how to perfect writing in that style?
    Help with Grammar
    Links to resources to keep you from ending your sentences with a preposition...and other mistakes.
    Constructing a Thesis
    Even if you’re not writing a thesis, your papers should include a thesis statement.