This class guide provides resources to help you find the information you'll need for your history paper. It suggests specific resources for specific steps in the research process. Keep in mind these are suggested steps, feel free to skip around to find the information you need.
For additional resources see the various regional and topical guides linked from the History research guide.
Most of the databases on this guide are restricted to UW students, staff and faculty. When you use a link with lock icon you may be prompted to login with your uwnetid and password.
Have questions or need research help? Please contact Theresa Mudrock, the history librarian, via email at email@example.com
Historian's generally use the Chicago style format for footnotes/endnotes and bibliography. This one page guide provides examples for the most common type of sources. See the Citations and Writing page for more guides and information.