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HIST 6800: Atlantic World Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade: Books (Secondary Sources)

Library and Internet resources that may be useful for doing research on the history of slavery and the slave trade.

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.

Databases That Contain Theses & Dissertations

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Searching for E-Books

The library provides access to more than 50,000 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