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Silk Road / History of the West & the World to 1500 C.E. (HIST151)

HIST 151 is a survey of early world history, from the late Paleolithic era down to the beginnings of European overseas expansion, about 1500 CE. The course highlights the development of agrarian societies, the evolution of the world’s major religious and

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This guide will give you suggestions for specific library resources to consult in this history course, along with tips for searching, exploring, and getting more help from your research librarian!



Research Databases are great places to explore and discover resources. The Library Catalog is very helpful to find what Hekman Library owns, as well as discovering resources like books and journals related to particular topics.

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