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Canadian Water History

From Matthew Evenden is an Associate Professor of Geography at the University of British Columbia

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The Geographic Life

From Robert McLeman, U. of Ottawa

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Canadian Geographic Blog

From the publication, CG Compass

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This guide has been developed as a general introduction to resources in the field of Historical Geography. It is not a comprehensive listing of sources, but rather a starting point from which you can begin your research according to your information needs.

Top 5 Resources

Short on time? Just want to dive right in? Start here.

  • America: History & Life with Full Text
    The definitive index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.
  • CBCA: Canadian Business & Current Affairs
    Canadian newspapers, magazines and journals in all subject areas, including geography; many full text articles
    All subjects. Full text. Coverage starts with Vol. 1, No. 1 of all titles, and goes up to 3 to 5 years ago. This collection is linked to America: History and Life.
  • UFV Library Catalogue
    Find books, videos and more in the UFV library.
  • GeoRef
    Geology, paleontology, seismology.

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    Guides to citing sources in popular formats, including APA, MLA, Chicago, and ASA
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  • Research Assignment Planner
    How to complete your research project in 10 steps and on time

About This Guide

This guide is maintained by Brenda Philip

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