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History

A guide for patrons conducting historical research in the University of Oregon Libraries.

Background Information

Starting research often means finding an overview of a topic, checking facts and data, checking dates of significant events, or looking up definitions of specialized terms. The dictionaries and encyclopedias listed here can give background information, including the scope of the topic area, noteworthy people, and statistics to help jumpstart your research.

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Japanese Studies and History Librarian

University of Oregon Libraries
1501 Kincaid Street Eugene, OR
97403-1299
T: (541) 346-3053
F: (541) 346-3485
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