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History: History as a Discipline

This guide supports work in History classes at Shoreline Community College

Guide Objective

This Guide Will Help You: 

1. Learn the differences between primary and secondary sources

2. Learn to identify point of view (bias) in historical material.

3. Find and select sources that provide appropriate support for a history paper.

History Subject Guides


This guide will help you find literature in the Shoreline Community College (Ray Howard) Library. It will also help you to find articles and other resources for History class assignments, and cite sources in Chicago format. If you are looking for a guide to a specific History course, check the links at the left. 

For more assistance, visit the library in person or ask a librarian! 

This Guide is Authored by Amy Kinsel

Amy Kinsel

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