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HIST 1120-02: Origins of the Modern World Since 1500 (Gilbert)

Library resources and information for students in HIST 1120-02: Origins of the Modern World Since 1500, Spring 2022, Professor: Dr. Claire Gilbert

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Find Scholarly Journal Articles and Books

Search for scholarly (aka peer reviewed) journal articles and scholarly books using SLUth Search Plus. It searches more than 100 library databases, including several history (Historical Abstracts, America: History & Life, JSTOR, Project Muse) and the SLU Libraries Catalog.

Learn how to use SLUth Search Plus by watching this short video.

If you're looking specifically for books and ebooks, you might prefer using the Saint Louis University Libraries' Catalog.

Look for books published by university presses and scholarly associations, written by authors with degrees and credentials in the field. Scholarly or academic books will also cite their sources and will have a lengthy list of references.

Learn how to find books on a topic using the SLU Libraries Catalog by watching this short video.

Peer Review

Scholarly Books