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HIS 101

Guide to help HIS 101 students find resources relating to Western Civilization from ancient times to 1715

For Ebooks, use that same "Find Library Resources" search box, but use "Limit To" Ebooks Only

Limit To Ebooks Only

Wikipedia Alternatives

Use the following online reference sources for preliminary research as you're trying to learn about your topic. You can also find further sources of information here. These should not, however, be considered scholarly sources or be cited as such in your research paper. 

More ebooks

Libraries are working to digitize older materials to make them more easily available. (Items must be out of copyright, so generally over 70 years old).These two sites are great places to look for historical works:

Parkland College Library
2400 West Bradley Avenue
Champaign, IL 61821

217/373-3839
Fax: 217/351-2581