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Sources for the study of history at the University of Rochester

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Getting Started

This guide is designed to help you get started with your history research.  The River Campus Libraries provides access to a robust collection of history-related print resources and online databases, including many collections of primary source materials.

Start with the Scholarly Articles and Books and E-books tabs to find resources for any project.  Then, check out the "Research by Geography" tabs to find both primary and secondary sources relevant to a specific region.

If you have questions as you begin your research, please feel free to reach out  to me, Lara Nicosia ( – I'm the Liaison Librarian for History and I'm always happy to help!

Want to meet with me on Zoom? Watch this quick video (runtime: 1:35) to see how to put time on my calendar.

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