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HIS 450: Senior Seminar

A guide to library research as a professional historian.

Picking Your Topic Is Research

*Courtesy of North Carolina State University Libraries

LRC Resources

Each of the resources listed below are available to you as students at Georgetown College. You can access each of these from our website, which is located here. Each of these tools can direct you to various tools and resources to help you as you start your research project, as you start to gather your resources, and as you begin the writing process. 

 

Sources for background research

Databases

Tip:

Remember, it is VITAL to organize your research into one Research Portfolio--whatever form that may take...
      Word file, notecards, binder, notebook, GoogleDocs
account, diary?...etc.

  "I wrote them down in my Diary
        so that I wouldn't have to remember"
                  -- Dr. Wargelin learns a lesson.