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Undergraduate Research in History


How To's

This is a guide for Boston College's undergraduate student population in how to approach historical research.

How To's for Undergraduates Taking a History Course

Below are guides to different kinds of task students taking history often engage. Let your History Liaison, Erin, know if there is one you would like to see.

Bibliographies, Footnotes, and Citation Managers

Finding Materials


Digital Guidance

Below is a sampling of digital sources. For more, see the Digital Scholarship team.