History Research Guide

Library Catalog, use subject headings such as:

Search by country, i.e. China -- History; search by topic, i.e. Slavery -- United States or Enlightenment or Reconstruction; to search by event use country then event, i.e. Greece -- History -- Peloponnesian War -- 431-404 B.C.; for world overviews search by History time periods, i.e. History, Modern -- 20th century.

Electronic Databases:

Use the library databases in these categories:

  • General
  • Social Sciences (such as History Study Center)
  • Go to Navajo County Library District, click on AZ Library: Free Research Databases on right side then Browse All Resources.
  • JURN an academic search engine for 4,413 free electronic journals in arts and humanities
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