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Bujolicoeur Civil War: Getting Started

Assignment

How this research guide can help you do well on this project...

Finding Information - this guide directs you to two academic databases and a plethora of websites to find primary sources. 

Format and Citation of Sources -  Citing primary sources is tricky.  Visit, email your librarian if in doubt...

How do you gather information from a picture?

Attribution: Union Soldiers with Contraband by James Gibson made available for use by a Creative Common's license

What is an Attribution?  An attribution indicates to anyone viewing the website that the creator had permission to re-use the image (or any other media) online.   Whereas a MLA citation is used in written academic work to give credit to the source and does not indicate permission to publish the media on the web.