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History, World

Resources in World History at Ball State University Libraries. You can access this guide directly by going to


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In this guide, you will find library resources related to World History. 

Use the tabs above to find databases, book reviews, primary sources, reference books and websites related to World History.


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Getting Started

The resources listed here are starting places for research about the history of peoples and civilizations outside the United States.  Because of the broad nature of this topic, this guide is not comprehensive. 

Additional relevant resources may be found in these guides:

Country Studies

Resources in Hispanic and Latin American Studies