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Highly Recommended Research Guides

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  • Museum Studies

    Provides useful resources for research on museum studies.

  • British and American History

    Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in British and American history.

  • Korean Studies

    Provides selected research resources in the area of Korean Studies, with a particular focus on social sciences and humanities resources.

  • News Sources

    Recommended resources and search tips for finding news in a variety of formats. Includes how to find international newspapers, historical newspapers, articles with a particular viewpoint, how to evaluate sources, and much more.

  • Digital Humanities

    An introduction to tools and projects in the field of digital humanities.

  • Images

    A guide to help you find and use images and other visual resources from the University Library. Visit us at Imageworks on the 2nd floor (east side) of the Art, Architecture Engineering Library.

  • United States History

    This guide covers major resources and methods for research in U.S. history. Some of the key resources discussed in this guide are America: History and Life, Making of America, and Early American Imprints (Evans).

  • History (General)

    Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in history.

  • Russian Studies

    Provides resources covering the Russian Federation. Other states that were also part of the Soviet Union are covered by other guides: Guide for Central Asian and Caucasian Studies and Guide for East European Studies.

  • East Asian Studies

    An introductory guide to East Asian studies (Humanities and Social Sciences) English language resources

  • Linguistics Resources

    This guide offers electronic resources supporting teaching and research in linguistics. Included are indexes to articles in scholarly journals, online full-text sources, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other resources.

Other Research Guides

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  • American Culture

    This guide provides suggestions for useful reference works, journal indexes, collections, libraries, and web resources for the study of American Culture.

  • Religious Studies

    Important resources for the study of religion at the University of Michigan

  • Germanic Languages Literatures

    Print and online resources for research into Germanic languages and literature.

  • German Culture, History, Politics

    Provides some key resources for researching German culture, history, and politics.

  • Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies

    The Slavic, East European, and Eurasian collection includes roughly 305,000 monographs and 3,200 serials in Russian; Serbian, Croatian and Bosnian; Polish, Czech and Slovak; Armenian and other languages of Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union.

  • Architecture

    This guide provides access to resources related to the study of architecture, construction, and building systems.

  • Genealogy Research Guide

    While no specific collection of genealogical materials exists within the Hatcher Graduate Library, there are items of genealogical interest available throughout the library in various formats.

  • Unique Collections on the UM Campus

    Unusual collections in the University of Michigan Library and on the UM Campus (Ann Arbor).

  • Scandinavian Studies

    Resources in the University Library and on the Web relating to Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

  • French History

    A guide to UM research collections and other resources for the study of French History

  • French Language and Literature

    Provides selected sources and useful research-related sites in the field of French language and literature.

  • Spanish Language and Literature

    Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in literature and language of the Spanish-speaking countries.

  • Italian Language, Literature and Culture

    Recommended resources for research in Italian language, literature and culture.

  • Classical Studies Resources

    This guide provides some useful suggestions for research in Greek, Roman, and Byzantine literature, history, and archaeology.

  • Medieval and Early Modern Studies

    Highlights some of the library-related resources in the area of medieval and early modern studies.

  • Philosophy

    Selected resources useful for philosophical research.

  • Communication Studies

    Find resources related to mass media and communication, including health communication, political communication, gender and race, global and new media, media policy, social media, journalism, and print and broadcast history, among other topics.

  • Finding Archives and Manuscripts

    This guide provides an overview of strategies for locating primary sources, including archival and manuscript material.

  • Interracial Resources

    A guide to fiction and non-fiction resources on topics relating to interracial people and relationships.

  • German Language Learning Guide

    Suggests resources and strategies for learning German using materials from the collection, elsewhere on campus, and on the web

  • General and Comparative Literature

    Resources for research in comparative literature, reception studies, translation studies, literary theory, and affiliated discourses.

  • English Language Literature

    Provides selected sources and useful research-related sites in the field of English language and literature.

  • Obtaining Copyright Permissions

    This guide explains how to obtain copyright permission particularly when using music, movies, and images.

  • Graduate Student's Guide to Publishing

    Tips on how to get your work published in a variety of formats.

  • Judaica

    A guide to electronic and print resources supported by the University of Michigan Library's Judaica Unit, as well as external resources important for Judaic Studies, Yiddish, Hebrew, and many other topics.

  • Central Asian and Caucasian Studies

    This guide covers Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.

  • Czech and Slovak Studies

    This guide covers the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

  • East European Studies

    This guide covers the westernmost countries of the former Soviet Union, each one of which has a separate page: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, and Ukraine. Also included in this guide is information on the Romani people.

  • Southeast European Studies

    This guide covers countries in southeastern Europe, including Modern Greece, Albania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, and countries that comprised former Yugoslavia: Bosnia and Hercegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia.

  • USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive

    The USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive makes available over 52,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of the Holocaust and other genocides.

  • Web of Science Core Collection

    Guide describes how to access and to search the Web of Science database.

  • Children's Literature

    The Children's Literature Research Guide is intended to assist researchers, School of Education and School of Information students by providing UM Library children's lit resources in one place. It also includes other external helpful resources.

  • Top Ten Databases to Start Your Undergraduate Research

    Try these databases if you're not sure where to find articles for an undergraduate research project.

  • Comic Books and Graphic Novels

    This guide provides useful information about comic books and graphic novels as topics of academic research at the University of Michigan.

  • Research Impact Metrics: Citation Analysis

    Information on how to use library resources for citation analysis. This includes information about impact factors, journal rankings, altmetrics and how to find who has cited an article. Created by Sue Wortman.

  • Francophone Canada

    UM research collections and other resources in the study of Francophone Canadian history and literature/Les collections de recherche d'UM, et autres ressources pour l'étude de l'histoire et de la littérature canadienne Francophone

  • Video Game Studies

    Selected resources designed to assist in researching the interdisciplinary field of computer and video game studies.

  • Islamic Manuscript Studies

    Resources for the study of manuscripts produced in the Islamic world and the manuscript cultures they represent.

  • Literature Reviews for the Humanities

    A guide with resources for the Faculty Exploratory workshop on Literature Reviews in the Humanities.

  • Popular Culture

    Guide to Popular Culture Resources at the University of Michigan.

  • Creative Commons

    Looking for images, video, music, and other content you can share, reuse, or remix? Looking to share content you created? Consider the Creative Commons licenses.

  • Primary Sources Primer

    Introduction to the nature of primary sources and how to find them at the University of Michigan, including resources on campus, external to campus, and online.

  • Brazilian Studies
  • AAS 473: Brazil History and Culture
  • Cognitive Science

    Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in cognitive science

  • Jewish Heritage Collection

    The Jewish Heritage Collection is a unique assemblage of artwork, books, printed ephemera, and objects of everyday and religious significance

  • German 396: Germany and the Black Diaspora

    Guide to library research and mapping for students enrolled in German 396: Black Germany.

  • Research Funding and Grants Guide