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HIST 231: World War II

St Paul's Cathedral : seen from Chiswell Street by Louise Puller, 1941 (Imperial War Museum)

This guide focuses on resources for researching European history during the Modern era. It includes recommended resources and tips for effective research and includes information on how to find books, journal articles, primary sources and links to web sites and other resources.

Learning how to conduct research is one of the most important skills a student will learn at university.

Our Introduction to Research guide outlines an effective strategy for finding information for your research paper, evaluating the information found and documenting sources.


What is Omni?

Omni is the library search tool used to find items in Queen's Libraries and our partner libraries, as well to access articles and other electronic resources but NOT everything is included.

Discover the features of Omni in our quick guide.

Detailed information about how to search Omni is available in the Omni Search Tips guide.