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HSS 201 - Transatlantic Exchange: Introduction & Reference Sources

Welcome to the History 201 Transatlantic Exchange OWHL Guide

Welcome to the Oliver Wendell Holmes Library and the History 201 Transatlantic Exchange Commodities OWHL Guide.

Below are Reference Databases and Reference Books & E-Books to help you get started on your research.

If you have any questions, please contact a librarian.  We are here to help with research.

If you need to access any of the databases off campus, you will need your 7 digit student ID# and the 4 digit password/PIN#.

 

Right: Drying Cod in Newfoundland, 1715. Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division. 

Quick Links

Reference Databases

***In Noodletools, when citing any of the sources below, answer the questions like this to find the correct form to enter your citations:  "Where is it?" > Database.  "What is it?" > Reference Source

Reference E-Books

***In Noodletools, when citing any of the sources below, answer the questions like this to find the correct form to enter your citations:  "Where is it?" > Database.  "What is it?" > Reference Source

OWHL Answers

Reference Universe

Use this tool to find print reference sources in Garver to begin research.

Print Reference Sources (Garver Room)

Reference sources give you an overview of your topic.  All of the reference sources listed below can be found in the Garver Room (silent study room). Note: this is NOT a comprehensive list. There are hundreds of specialized reference books in Garver. Browse the shelves or ask a librarian for help finding them!