FYE 1061: On War

Books in the Main Stacks

These searches will show you some of the books we have on these subjects:

Vietnam War

World War One

Iraq War

You can also search specific keywords for more. Make sure you put unique phrases in quotes like “Persian Gulf War”

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Use reference sources like those listed below to get an introduction to a topic and to look for research possibilities.


Credo Reference
Credo is a database made up of hundreds of encyclopedias and reference sources. It’s a great first stop to help you define and understand your topic.

War Topic Page

Then search for your topic:

Print Reference Collection

Oakdale Reference

Find Articles on War

Start with these three databases to locate articles from journals, magazines, and newspapers on your topic.

Academic Search Premier

Citing Your Resources

Doing ethical research means citing sources. It is critical to credit writers for their work and their contributions to your research. To not do so is unethical and leads to plagiarism - unintentionally or not. Here are some sources to help you cite properly and to avoid the problem of plagiarism.

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Last updated September 09, 2014, at 10:40 AM by Laura Pope Robbins