Jerome Library holds books, federal and state government documents, and microfilm newspapers of national scope and those which fall outside the northwest Ohio region.
Your hometown library will probably have newspapers on microfilm or in original form from your hometown and the surrounding area. It may also have a local history collection which may include primary source material. If you wish to use these resources, be sure to check with your instructor first.
In addition to the Manuscript Collections collections, Local Goverment Records, newspapers, BG News Index, and online catalog, check the following:
Gas and Oil Boom
The Great Depression
Kent State University Shootings (May 4, 1970)
World War I & II
Consider homefront activities, POWs, effect on BGSU, etc.