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HISTORY 201: The Historian’s Craft: Russia and America (Fall 2020) : Welcome


Welcome to the library course guide for History 201: Historian’s Craft: Russia and America.  This guide is intended to help you with your research for your research paper assignment.

The guide includes information about how to

  • identify and locate the most relevant books both in the UW-Madison library collection and beyond
  • identify and locate the most useful article databases
  • use search strategies to find relevant and appropriate articles
  • locate the full text of articles
  • evaluate articles to determine their quality
  • cite sources in the Chicago Manual of Style format 
  • connect with a librarian for help with your research

Use the blue buttons on the left to view the different sections of this guide. 

Bibliographer / Subject Specialist

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Andy Spencer
Memorial Library, room 212F