Getting Background Information BEFORE You Write
Reference books, and electronic (online) resources provide overviews that will help you put topics -- and the historians writing about them -- into context. These resources are a great way to
- Brainstorm ideas
- Narrow an existing topic
- Identify keywords and subject headings for catalog and database searches
- "Mine" bibliographies for the next stage of your research
The call numbers for aeronautics start with TL-500 and end at TL-777.
The call number for Highway Engineering- Roads and Pavements begin at TL and end at TE298.
The call numbers for Transportation and Communincation begin at the letters HE and end at HF6182.