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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

History 498K: A Catastrophic Dependence or "More oil, ever more oil!"

Course guide to library resources on the history of petroleum use


Encyclopedias attempt to summarize the state of knowledge in a field of inquiry. A good encyclopedia can be a valuable starting point for your research.

Two online reference collections that students often find useful are:

Handbooks & Guides