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HSS 565 - Material Culture of Early America: Reference Sources

A friendly reminder...

  • Reference books are located in the Garver Room (silent study).
  • Reference books CANNOT be checked out or leave the library.
  • Please return reference books to the Garver Room when you're done using them.
  • All reference books will have the prefix REF before the call number.

Selected Reference Sources

Here's a list of selected specialized reference books (available in the Garver Room) you may want to consider:

Research Tip

Reference books should only be used for an overview, and not as one of your major sources.  Because reference book articles are short, you are not going to find the level of detail required to write a successful paper.