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History

Best Bets

Reference and Topic Overview Resources

Citation in History

The most commonly used citation style in historical scholarship is Chicago, notes and bibliography. Check out our Citation Guide for other styles, and more in-depth information about Chicago. For help with citing primary sources, see this resource from the Library of Congress.

New Books in History

Featured Journals

Newspapers and Periodicals

Recent Newspapers

Historical Newspapers - International

Historical US Newspapers and Periodicals

Historical British Newspapers and Periodicals

Online Newspaper Collections

Wikipedia has a list of newspapers that are available online, sorted by country. Keep in mind that this list could be out of date and/or incomplete.

General Open Access Databases

Local Resources and Organizations

A handful of links to local resources and organizations here in the Twin Cities to help kick-start your research process.