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HIST 4800: Science, Technology, and Medicine in Modern Warfare: Archival Resources

A compilation of resources that may be useful for researching science, technology, and medicine in 20th century warfare.

Need Help Using Archives?

If you're not sure how to make the most effective use of archives, see this publication from the Society of American Archivists:

Using Archives: A Guide to Effective Research

Archives at BGSU

The BGSU Libraries' house rich collections at the Center for Archival Collections.

Particularly interesting collections are listed on the U.S. in Wartime page.

A Useful Database


WorldCat is the OCLC union catalog, containing over 43 million records describing books and other items owned by libraries worldwide. Each record contains library holdings, including archival materials.  There is also a freely available version of WorldCat.

 This database is available to BGSU faculty, staff and students, and to walk-in users.

Print Resources

Useful Internet Sites