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American History: Getting Started

Guide to resources in American history, including reference works, databases, and websites.

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Surrender of Cornwallis, 1820. Creative Commons U.S. Government Work U.S. Capitol.

This guide is designed to help you get started on your research in American History.  Use the tabs above to find reference works, articles, books, citing information and librarian-approved websites. If you have any questions or want to set up an appointment to meet for more help, please contact a librarian.

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