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HIS 441/495: Rhode Island Applied History and Policy

Resources for Dr. DeCesare and Dr. Mather's capstone course.

Finding History Journal Articles

There are several databases that can help you locate articles on History-related topics.  For more information on these and other applicable databases, please stop by the Reference Desk.

History-related databases are listed under URI Library > Articles & Databases > History, but it is a good idea to peruse some of the other subject areas as they may have databases that cover your topic.

You can get to a complete list of databases from: URI Library > Articles & Databases.

Finding Articles from "Rhode Island History"

Where to Start Your Book Search

There are two main places to start your search for books. Each has a different specialty and scope.


For a broader but less precise search, try the tools below.

Encyclopedias & Reference Books

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