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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

History of Science Research Guide

A guide to help locate resources in the field of History of Science, with special emphasis on UIUC collections

Suggested Starting Points

Basic Background Information

When developing a research topic, or if you're new to the topic you're researching, get started using the following specialized reference books. Find additional relevant readings by consulting bibliographies and citations listed in these works. All are available online as eBooks for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign affiliates.

Scholarly Literature

Get a broad survey of current scholarship in the history of science, technology, and medicine with the following research tools.