Welcome American Studies Students!
This research guide provides general library resources for American Studies. If you have any questions, contact me anytime by email or phone. As the Subject Specialist for History, I'm your librarian!
Library Quick Search
Enter any term into the Quick Search box and find books, films, journal articles, newspapers - Pull information from a variety of sources all with a single search.
Good for Starters
Look in UCAT, the UTSA Libraries' Catalog or WorldCat to see what other libraries have.
Try Historical Abstracts; America: History and Life; JSTOR or Project MUSE.
Need Historical Texas Info? Try...
Try the Handbook of Texas Online.
John Peace Library
University of Texas at San Antonio
1 UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249
Master of Library Science, SUNY Buffalo; BA Art History, Linguistics, and Women's Studies, SUNY Buffalo
Do You Need Primary Sources on American History?
Click the tab above for "Primary Sources" and you will be taken to the Primary Sources Research Guide. For documents specific to American History, take a good look at every tab under "Primary Sources" for Archives, UTSA Databases, Online Digital Collections for U.S. and Texas history, print collections owned by the Libraries, as well as a huge collection of primary source documents available in the Microforms Collection.