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HSS 300 - United States History through a Different Lens: Reference Sources

Based off of the ReVisioning American History Series. Focusing on US History being seen from different perspectives


Welcome to the Oliver Wendell Holmes Library and the History 300  OWHL Guide. Click on a tab above to see all of the relevant sources that are available for this assignment. If you have any questions, please chat with a librarian!

Generally, information develops from specific to broad. An event happens, people report on it, people analyze it, and it becomes a part of the historical narrative. Your research sources should move in the opposite direction, from broad to narrow.

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US History General Reference Databases

Asian US History

African American US History



Black Women US History



Disability US History

Indigenous US History



LatinX US History