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Topic: Middle Ages: Getting Started

A guide to library resources relating to the history of the Middle Ages.

Find Background Information Related to Specific Countries

Use these specialized topical sources for information on specific countries during the medieval period.  These books can be found in the Reference Collection on the first floor of the O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library.

Find Background Information in Encyclopedias

Use these specialized topical sources to browse for paper topics and for information on specific events, places and themes:

Find Background Information in Companions and Handbooks

The following resources provide chapter-length overviews of a variety of themes. Each chapter is written by a leading expert and provides useful suggestions for further reading.

Your Librarian

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Ann Kenne
During the COVID-19 Outbreak I will be working from home, but I am still available for research questions and consultations. Use the buttons to email me or schedule an appointment !
Contact:
Head of Special Collections /
University Archivist
LL09 O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library
2115 Summit Avenue #4068
Saint Paul, MN 55105-1086
651-962-5461 (office)
amkenne1@stthomas.edu