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History and Literature: A Guide to Research Resources

A research guide for undergraduate students

General research aids

Journal Search Page
Use to locate full text online from article references.

Chicago Manual of Style
Fully searchable online version of the 16th and 17th editions of the Chicago Manual of Style. Also includes Chicago Manual Q & A, online tools, and a Chicago Style Citation Quick Guide.

Harvard Guide to Using Sources
An important guide produced by the Expository Writing Program.

Oxford Reference Collection Online
Offers online access to over 330 dictionary, language and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press, among them: the Oxford Companions to English and to American Literature, the Oxford Dictionary of English, the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, and a selection of bilingual dictionaries. You can be search these by keyword as individual titles, or across the entire collection.