Writing a research paper on a history topic can be a daunting task if you are unfamiliar with historical research. This resource guide was designed to get you started.
After using this guide, you will understand the difference between primary and secondary resources and will be familiar with some of the databases and print material you will use to conduct your research.
You may also want to familiarize yourself with the Historical Collections here at Ebling Library.
Writing your paper:
Most History papers have three main parts: Introduction, Body, and Conclusion.
Your professor can help you navigate the writing of your paper. Visit them during their office hours. I can help with the actual resources. E-mail me for an appointment.