HIST 337: Global Military History I --
Don't be defeated by research this semester!
You can win the war by checking out the tips and timeline below to help you get started.
Questions? Contact Kim Marks.
Weeks 1-2: Think of a Topic
Weeks 2-4: Start your Research
TIPS: As you learn more about your topic, don't forget to ...
Weeks 5-8: Find Books
TIP: Use the table of contents and/or index to find the most relevant portions of books quickly.
Weeks 9-11: Find Articles
TIP: Don't wait until the last minute to identify your sources. Instead, leave yourself a couple of weeks to write the paper because, as you begin this process, you may realize that additional sources are needed.
If Using Primary Sources ...
And Don't Forget to Cite Your Sources