The reference page provides links to encyclopedias and dictionaries that can be useful tools for doing research.
Sources for Historical Research will be most helpful when you are ready to start your research project. It includes links to libraries and special collections at IU, historical newspapers, primary source collections, and secondary source databases.
General information about writing academic papers, including how to form research questions, cite sources, and distinguish primary and secondary sources. Note that this information information is not for any specific course and you should follow the instructions of your professor (e.g. just because this guide tells you how to cite in MLA format does not mean it is an acceptable citation style for your class).