Kathleen Guler's Reviews > The Information-Literate Historian: A Guide to Research for History Students

The Information-Literate Historian by Jenny L. Presnell
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Mar 11, 11

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Read from December 03, 2010 to March 11, 2011

A nice general guide on how to approach historical research. It was written for undergrad students, so the information is a little thin sometimes, but it is a quick read and covers the important issues. As a graduate student I found the book sort of a rehash of other text books. It does have a lot of great lists of databases to search. I would assume that in the future this information will need to be updated as anything regarding the internet will have rapidly changed, been added to or disappeared.

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