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US History


Researching US History

Welcome to US History Research

This is a guide to doing research on US history at Boston College. For information on finding excellent scholarly material, check out the links below. For access to primary material, explore a diverse set of collections divided into colonial/early Republic, 19th century (incudes Civil War), and contemporary (includes the First and Second World Wars as well as the Cold War) periods.

    Find Books at Boston College

    BC Library Catalog

     Keyword     Keyword in Subject

    Find & Request Books from BC & Beyond

    If you are looking for additional material, try searching outside the Boston Library and ordering relevant material through our Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

    WorldCat Catalog

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    Finding Major Journals and E-Materials

    Online Reference Works


    Subject Librarian for History

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    Brittany Lehman, Ph.D.
    O'Neill Library 414A

    Office hours:
    M 1-2 in Fishbowl in Stokes S
    W 11-12 in O'Neill 414A
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