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HIST 001W: Promised Lands - European Settler Colonies, 1830-1962 (SC)

History 001W: Promised Lands - European Settler Colonies, 1830-1962 (Brown) Spring 2019

Finding Scholarly Sources: The Basics

To find books and book chapters:
 

• Search Tripod, the TriCo library catalog: https://tripod.swarthmore.edu

• Includes ebooks and print/paper books


• To search across books in different libraries, use Worldcat.org.

• Request books from other libraries: Borrowing Beyond TriCo.

 

To find journal articles:
 

• Try searching a subject-specific database such as Historical Abstracts.
• Multi-subject databases such as JSTOR and Proquest can also be useful for finding articles.

Find scholarly journal articles: starting points

More Resources for Scholarly Articles