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HUM 201 - World Mythology - Ruediger: Background Resources

This guide will help you find quality resources for your research paper.

      Background Resources Overview

What is a background database?

Background information can include the history of a topic, the current issue involved, people connected with the topic, etc. 


  Useful Background Databases

Here are some useful databases to get background information on your topics.

Subject Reference Books

Here are some Reference books to get you started. They can't be checked out of the library, but you can make photocopies of the articles contained in them.