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1) Create a new project in NoodleTools where you can track your citations and take notes.
2) Brainstorm some keywords to use when you search databases; i.e. "Cuba AND United States Imperialism" or "Chicago World's Fair AND imperialism" or "Columbian Exposition AND racism" or "Pan-American International Exposition" or "Crystal Palace Exposition"
3) Use the websites listed below.
4) If you need to access a database from off-campus, use the usernames and passwords listed below each one.
ABC-CLIO This link opens in a new window
Primary and secondary source material for historical research
Britannica Online This link opens in a new window
Includes the complete encyclopedia, world atlas and more.
History Study Center This link opens in a new window
A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day
Image Quest This link opens in a new window
Millions of rights-cleared images from one trusted site
U.S. History in Context This link opens in a new window
Provides an overview of our nation's past, covering the most-studied events, decades, conflicts, wars, political and cultural movements, and people.
World Book Encyclopedia This link opens in a new window
Online Reference Center including World Atlas, Dictionary, World Book Kids, World Book Advanced, and Spanish Language Encyclopedia
For off-campus use, use "tnws" as the password