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HY 443: Research Seminar in World History - US/Latin American Relations: Home

This guide was created to support students in Dr. Nouwen's HY 443 students in the spring of 2014. It should be considered a starting point, not a comprehensive guide.

The Big Picture

Your goal for this class: Excellent research papers!

My goal for this session: By the time you leave today, I want you all to be able to answer these questions:

  1. What is the assignment?
  2. What do I need to find at the library to do this assignment well?
  3. How do I search what the library has?
  4. How do I find out if the library has a particular item?
  5. How do I find out about or get something the library doesn't have?
  6. How can I find primary sources?
  7. How can I get more help?