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History Research

This Library Research Guide is designed to provide a starting point for students researching history topics. For further assistance, please visit or contact a reference librarian.

Citation Manuals

The following citation & style manuals provide the guidelines for formatting your paper and citing your resources. These manuals are available at the Reference Desk.

Chicago Style
A citation format established by the University of Chicago Press.  

Citation Tools

Many of our Library Databases such as Proquest and Ebsco will generate a citation or a list of citations during your search session. Just look for the "cite this" or "cite this article" options when viewing a single citation or a list of marked citations.

RefWorks is a tool for keeping track of your references and creating bibliographies in the citation style of your choice (eg. Chicago). Check our RefWorks Guide for more information.