A guide to assist students in Professor Brekus' course, spring 2011.
Last Updated: Jul 3, 2012
- Booth, Wayne C., Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams, The Craft of Research (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995)
1st ed. (1995) available in print: Q180.55.M4B660 1995
2nd ed. (2003) available in print: Q180.55.M4 B66 2003
3rd ed. (2008) available in print: Q180.55.M4 B66 2008 and online.
print eds. usually on reserve
- Howell, Martha C. From Reliable Sources: An Introduction to Historical Methods (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2001)
available in print: D16 .H713 2001, usually on reserve
- Turabian, Kate L. A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Sixth Edition (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996)
7th ed. (2007): available in print LB2369 .T8 2007
6th ed. (1996): available in print LB2369.T80 1996
latest ed. usually on reserve
To find journal articles, I recommend using a subject-specific index such as ATLA Religion Database or America: History & Life.The coverage in these indexes is more comprehensive and current than you'll find in collections such as JSTOR, Project Muse, and the History Cooperative.