Last Updated: May 29, 2013
From Matthew Evenden is an Associate Professor of Geography at the University of British Columbia
From the publication, CG Compass
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.
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.
Geology, paleontology, seismology.
- My Library Account
Renew your library materials to avoid fines ... oh, and check to see if you owe fines, too
- Library FAQ
Frequently asked questions about the library ... by the way, where is that stapler?
- Library How-to's
Tutorials on using the library ... from the library catalogue to "Where can I get this?" and beyond
- Guide for Students at a Distance
Don't come to campus? These services are for you
- Citing Sources
Guides to citing sources in popular formats, including APA, MLA, Chicago, and ASA
Keep track of your research sources, integrate them into your paper and create your bibliography with the click of a mouse
- Research Assignment Planner
How to complete your research project in 10 steps and on time
This guide is maintained by Brenda Philip