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History Research Methods and Resources

Introduction

This guide is in support of history classes. Click on the tabs above where you will find guidance in locating books, journals, journal articles, primary sources, and quality websites specifically chosen for research in history. In addition to the content in this guide, you may find it helpful to listen to our many interactive research tutorials. The tutorials cover such topics as selecting relevant and reputable sources, evaluating information, citations, choosing a database and Google Scholar.

Your History Librarians

You have two History subject librarians that can help you with your questions related to research and library resources. Please contact Jennifer Bidwell (jabidwell@cpp.edu) and Elizabeth Hernandez (evgomez@cpp.edu). You can copy the both of us on your email to ensure that it will be responded to in a timely matter. Thank you! 

Jennifer Bidwell

Reference & Instruction Librarian

Email: jabidwell@cpp.edu

Elizabeth Hernandez

Reference & Instruction Librarian

Email: evgomez@cpp.edu