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The University of Texas has an extensive collection of maps including many historical maps. 

A to Z maps - CCHS Database - Historical and modern maps; links to many online maps   
You have to log in, even on campus: 
user name:creek    password:bear

                      1572 map of Barcelona: AtoZ Maps Online

Parenthetical References/Citations
 (also called (In-text citations))

Sample paper showing how to match in-text citation with the Works Cited page
(log in to Google with CCHS email)

Purdue OWL examples

Off-Campus Access to CCHS Databases & eBooks

If the usual username (creek) and password (bear) don't work, the library click HERE for a complete list of passwords.

Thinking Maps
  • Click on: Thinking Map Templates
  • Scroll down to the map your want to use and select "Use this Template".
  • Change the name of the template to your topic. 

Search tips for finding Primary Sources

Catalog: "your topic" primary
Google:  "your topic" "primary source"
ABC-CLIO:  Documents - letters, speeches, etc.
Gale: Primary Source
Salem: Defining Documents, Milestone Documents
Annals of Am. History: all are primary sources
JSTOR, Academic Search Premier: try an advanced search and select a date range for your topic