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Reference for History


Pacific History

This is a brief guide to material at BC providing reference (dictionaries, encyclopedia, biographies, bibliographies, indices, and more) on historical topics.

Reference for Pacific History

This page provides access points to BC's subscriptions to reference material for Pacific history. Here, you can find resources for finding definitions (e.g., dictionaries); suggested scholarly material (e.g., bibliographies); as well as background material and explanations written by experts in their fields (e.g., in encyclopedia and handbooks).  


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Find Background Information


For Additional Help

For additional recommendations, contact your History Liaison, Erin, at or schedule an appointment.