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HIST 160: Understanding the past through newspapers  

Guide to finding newspapers and related secondary sources for your project.
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Searching for newspapers in library catalogs

Search CONSORT by Title or Journal Title. Many newspapers are now available digitally, though some are still only available on microfilm or in print and will require the use of an index. Indexes are generally located on the second floor of Chalmers library, near Helpline. Don't forget to look at the subject headings associated with a particular paper. For example:

In addition to CONSORT, don't forget to search OhioLINK, WorldCat, and the Center for Research Libraries' catalog. We are a member of CRL and have special borrowing arrangements.

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Selected Reference Sources

If you're unfamiliar with these topics, do some background research.

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Brill's Encyclopedia of China
ISBN: 9789004168633
Publication Date: 2009

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Japan Encyclopedia
Call Number: KEN Reference DS821 .F73 2002
ISBN: 0674007700
Publication Date: 2002

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East and Southeast Asia
Call Number: KEN Reference DS502 .H53 2007
ISBN: 1887985832
Publication Date: 2007

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Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese culture
Call Number: KEN Reference DS779.23 .E5 2005
ISBN: 0415241294
Publication Date: 2005

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Conflict in Korea
Call Number: KEN Reference DS916 .H62 1999
ISBN: 0874369789
Publication Date: 1999
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