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HIST 300 (Weyeneth): Find Secondary Sources

Getting the full text of an article

1.  Get the full text right in the database. Look for HTML Full Text, PDF Full Text, or Linked Full Text under the citation information. 

2.  If a full text link does not appear, click 

Full Text Finder searches the Libraries' available online journals.

3.  No online full text? Search the journal title in the library catalog to find any print volumes. Come to the library and get the article or USC students, faculty and staff can use Scan and Deliver through your Interlibrary loan account

4.  Request articles that are not available online or in print through Interlibrary Loan [ILL]. First time users will be prompted to register.

Catalog Search

Try a variety of keywords and also look for useful subject terms to find both print and ebooks on your topic.

Classic Catalog Search
Classic Catalog Search

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Find Articles & More

Try keyword searches around your topic to find history articles, book chapters, dissertations and conference proceedings in these databases: