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HIST 3469: U.S. Foreign Relations

Starting Point: the Top Resources for HIST 3469

The great thing about research related to political history is that many of your sources are in the public domain, and available online. But sometimes that poses its own challenges--too many databases to search can be overwhelming. These are the top six resources that you should consult as part of your research: 

Top Tips

  • When searching in ProQuest Congressional, use the advanced search to limit result types and set a specific date range
  • Use names of important figures/people to limit broad topical searches
  • If you do not find full-text online, look for a SuDoc number to search the catalog and see if we have a physical copy in Coates Library. If not, considering requesting it through interlibrary loan!