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HIST 6210: Seminar in Early American History: Books (Secondary Sources)

A guide to BGSU Library resources that may be useful in studying early America.

A Few Reference Books That May Be Useful

Reference books are useful for identifying people, places, events, dates, etc.  Many articles in reference books include a bibliography of recommended sources.  Here are just a few history reference books that may be useful.


Start Here To Search for Books

When you know the title of the item you are seeking, the first step is to search by title in an online catalog.

    Searching for E-Books

The library provides access to more than 55,000 books from a variety of sources.  For information about ebooks, see the online guide to Ebooks.

A Few of the Bibliographies That May Be Useful

View of the Bombardment of Ft. McHenry in 1814

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