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HY 108: American Civilization Since 1865: Secondary Sources

Welcome to the library guide for HY 108! This guide will provide you with helpful resources from the library and across the web. If you have any questions or comments about this guide please email Alex Boucher at taboucher@ua.edu

Secondary Sources

Secondary Sources are secondhand sources.  They were created by historians who drew their information from primary sources.  The most typical types of secondary sources are books and academic journal articles. 

Oxford Reference Online

Books at Gorgas Library

eBooks

Browsing the Gorgas Library

Historians find some of their best books by browsing the shelves.  Open the document below for a guide to browsing the Gorgas Library for history books:

Scholarly Journal Articles