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GU-Q: HIST 106-70 Introduction to Early History: Atlantic World

Getting Started...the Smart Way

Getting started smarter means collecting background information and ideas from scholarly sources, as most often these sources contain bibliographic information that will lead you directly to additional material to support your coursework and research assignments.

The following sources are useful for:

  • choosing a topic
  • locating background information
  • identifying good search terms 
  • identifying additional and primary resources