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HIST 631: Research in American History

Humanities Research Librarian

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John Glover
(804) 828-6555
Cabell Library, Room 121F

Want to meet to talk about your research, teaching, or projects? Please get in touch.

Online Newspapers

Many historians use newspaper articles as primary sources for their research. They often provide eyewitness testimony for events that have not been otherwise documented.

Want to search local newspapers, like the Richmond Times Dispatch? Check out the front page of our Find Local Resources guide, which contains instructions for searching the RTD and other local newspapers.