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A guide on getting started with history research, where to look, and recommended resources.

Welcome to the UC Libraries History Guide

Dr. Lucy Oxley, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Class of 1935

Dr. Lucy Oxley, the first Black graduate from the University of Cincinnati’s College of Medicine in 1935. (Right) Courtesy of The Winkler Center. 

Welcome to the UC Libraries History Guide! This curated guide is meant to help connect you to history-related resources that will help you explore your research, including:

  • How to use UC Libraries' Summon Database 
  • Where to find Books & Ebooks 
  • How to search for Journals & Newspaper Article Databases
  • How to use Dissertations & Theses 
  • Some useful sources for Historical Data & Maps
  • Where to look for Primary Sources
  • Links for Citing Sources

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