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U. S. History: Recommended Websites

Middlesex Community College libraries offer students in American history and related disciplines access to numerous resources. Use the tabs below to locate books, articles, websites and citation help.

Evaluating Websites

Students looking at websites on a computerLibrary staff have evaluated and made available high quality resources to meet your needs.  A help guide is available to assist you in evaluating websites.  For more information on this topic please see this instructional video.

Primary Sources

A primary source is a historical document or artifact created during a particular period of time. 
Salem Press Encyclopedia, Research Starters, 2020.

The following websites are some of the most reliable and reputable primary source sites available on the web for American History.

New England History Websites

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