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Digital History: Foodways and the Forking of History: Home

Sources for Historical Research

There are a wide variety of print and digital resources for historical research. Consult the library's History Research Guide for more information about the history resources available at Loyola. 

Library Subscription Digital Primary Source Collections for Food History

Search Tips

Boolean Searching

Use AND, OR, NOT and (  ) to construct searches using multiple search terms. 

(fermented OR cultured) AND (milk OR dairy) 

Proximity Search

In some databases, use NEAR or N to search words that appear near each other

fermented NEAR5 milk  


Use * at the end of a word to include multiple spellings

ferment* = ferment, fermented, fermentation, etc. 

Aggregated Digital Collections

Subject Specialist for English

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Niamh McGuigan
Niamh McGuigan
Head of Reference Services
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