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Starting points for History research

History Department

Learn more about History at the University of Puget Sound by visiting the History Department website!

You'll find out the requirements for the major, current courses being offered, and information about the faculty.

New History Titles in Collins Library

History @ Collins Library

This guide is intended to serve as a starting point for Puget Sound students pursuing research in the field of history. It provides general information as well as links to selected print and electronic resources.

  • Getting Started leads you to suggested background sources for an overview of your topic.
  • Primary Sources include examples of original, uninterpreted sources.  
  • Books and More highlight current books, Primo, and search strategies.
  • Articles focuses on the selection of appropriate databases for locating secondary, scholarly sources.
  • Writing & Citing provide information about style manuals and citation management tools.


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