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Researching the History of Chicago for Lab School Students

A guide to library resources for students in Dr. Jurisson's history class (Fall 2014)

Encyclopedias, Guides & Bibliographies

For reference and quick lookup

Local Community Fact Books

Chicago's fact books contains data on 77 community areas in the city. Most of the data is compiled from census tract tabulations and other surveys run by local agencies. It is a local community project that traces the historical growth and social environment of Chicago. Hyde Park is community area 41.

Subject Guide

Nancy Spiegel
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
Regenstein Library Room 463