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HIS263Y5: The History of Canada

The guide is designed to support students in the Fall 2016 semester.

Historical Articles

Recommended Scholarly Journals

Canadian Historical Review

Histoire sociale/Social History

Labour/Le travail

Urban History Review/Revue d’histoire urbaine

William and Mary Quarterly

Journal of the Canadian

Historical Association

Journal of Canadian Studies/Revue d’études canadiennes

Revue d’histoire de l’Amérique frannçaise


Ontario History

BC Studies


Native Studies Review

Canadian Journal of Native Studies

British Journal of Canadian Studies

Journal of Imperial & Commonwealth History

Tips for Database Searching

To find relevant articles and information in a database you need to create a search to tell the system to find journal articles on your topic.

You will identify keywords and form a search request.
Successful searching often needs Boolean Searching (Using And and OR) and Truncation (Word variations). 

DON'T PANIC at these terms, your probably know how to do this already. However, just to make sure everyone is aware of these tips, here are two tutorials to make sure.

What Type of Information are you Using?

You may find these sources help you identify the type of material you have found in your research.