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History Research Guide

The items listed below represent some of the best current sources for history. They contain numerous links to other websites which feature various aspects of the past.

Welcome!

This extensive guide of history sources has been compiledfor the Iowa State University Libraryby History Subject Specialist, Ed Goedeken.

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WORKSHOPS @ YOUR LIBRARY!

Library Workshops @ Parks Library

Details on upcoming Fall 2017 Workshops.

Pre-registration is required for all our Library Workshops. Registration opens 60 days before event.
Register for our Library Workshops online through the Learn@ISU website. Please let us know if you require any accommodation.


Fall 2017 Workshops!

Showcase your Expertise: Curating your Digital Repository Profile

Whether you have dozens of publications in the Iowa State University Digital Repository or you’re just thinking about getting started, this workshop is for you! Come learn about services provided by the Digital Repository, what to expect when working with your publishers, explore in the download data in your Author Dashboard, and learn how to customize and leverage your research using the Expert Gallery feature.
Thursday, Nov. 9, Noon-1:00 p.m.

Watch for mailings, flyers, and e-Library news!
Contact Jody Kalvik with registration questions.

PAST FALL 2017 WORKSHOPS

Grad Students: Everything you need to know about the Library...but were afraid to ask!
This workshop took place on Thursday, Sept. 7.

Save Students Money: Adopt an Affordable Textbook for your Course
This Workshop was co-sponsored by ISU Library, CELT, and the University Bookstore

and took place on
Tuesday, Sept. 19.

Getting Started with Zotero
This workshop took place on Thursday, Sept. 28.

Getting Started with Mendeley
This workshop took place on Thursday, Oct. 5.

Beyond the Text: Rare Books as Artifacts
This workshop took place on Thursday, Oct. 12.

Getting Started with EndNote Web
This workshop took place on Thursday, Oct. 19.

Open Educational Resources: Faculty and Students Weigh In
This Workshop was co-sponsored by ISU Library, CELT, and the University Bookstore
and took place on
Tuesday, Oct. 24.

Data Management Planning: An Introduction
This workshop took place on Friday, Oct. 27.

Getting Started with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and Makey Makey‚Äč
This workshop took place on Thursday, Nov. 2.