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History: Your Dissertation

The resources below are ones you will find particularly useful for your History dissertation

Getting books & journal articles for your dissertation

Your chosen dissertation topic may be quite specific and focused. This means we may not have all the books or journal articles you might require. If this is the case, here's how we can help;

  • For books you can email morebooks@dundee.ac.uk  (where possible, we will buy the books for the Library)
  • For journal articles go to our inter-library loans page and follow the instructions (we will obtain a digital or paper copy of the articles you need)

Guide to Literature Searching

Presentation from the Library on Literature Searching

Links to Secondary Sources for your dissertation e.g. JSTOR

Links to online Reference works for your dissertation

Referencing support

  • learn how to create references to any type of resource, including books, journal articles, maps, websites and more
  • includes tips on how to paraphrase, quote, and summarise other works
  • learn how to avoid plagiarism

 

 

The Library also has copies of  the book version of Cite them Right