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History of the U.S. and the Middle East

Library and internet resources for research on U.S.-Middle East relations.

Reference Sources

There are many types of reference sources, including:

  • dictionaries
  • encyclopedias
  • biographical dictionaries
  • atlases
  • chronologies

These sources provide background information on a topic and can quickly prepare you for more in-depth research. They can also lead you to other sources if you read closely and make note of works cited that you might be interested in.

Search Collections of Reference eBooks

Encyclopedias

Check the SLU Libraries Catalog for current availability and the Pius Library location guide for location information. 

Historical Atlas