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History Day - The Research Process

These resources were created to help students understand how to conduct research specific for History Day projects but can be applied broadly to most any type of research.


There are three tutorials about the research process for History Day. The tutorials do not need to be accessed in order. They have been created to target the most needed aspects of History Day research - finding primary and secondary resources on topics and identifying primary and secondary content types.

1. Search and

2. Search an Academic Library Online Catalog and

3. Find and Use Online Library Resources



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