History 191R: California Missions

History 191R: California Missions

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Books, Journals & More

Print Resources

  • General Reference Information
    • Historic Spots in California (REF F862 H56 2002)
    • California Spanish Place Names (REF F861 M32x)
    • California (REF F866 F4 1967)
    • A Companion to California (REF F859 F4 1967)
  • Bibliographies
    • Historical Society of California Topical Index -- Index of articles from both their Quarterly and Annual issues, which can be found to some extent in SCOTTY
      -- REF F867 H517 (v. 1-39)
      -- REF Z1261 H34 1977 (v. 40-58)
    • Guide to the History of California (REF Z1261 G85 1989)
    • California Local History: A Bibliography (REF Z1261 C35 1970)
  • Finding Primary Sources -- A general page of instructions as to how to find such material via SCOTTY

Electronic Resources

Final Thoughts

  • EndNote
  • A word about Plagiarism
  • Citing your work.
  • Interlibrary Loans is a service you can use for items UCR does not own.  For information about this service, click here. Another similar service is LINK+.
Last modified: 2/9/2009 11:36 AM by C. Martone

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