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HIST 3030 World War II: Archival Resources

A guide to library and Internet resources that may be useful for researching topics about World War II.

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

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.

Archives at BGSU

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


Print Resources