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History:

History of Technology and Science

  • Archives, Libraries, and Museums
  • Associations, Organizations, and Institutes
  • Background
  • Biographical Resources
  • Databases and Indexes
  • Internet Guides
  • Discussion Lists
  • Journals
  • Pictorial Resources
  • Primary Sources
  • Ask the History Librarian
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    History of Technology and Science:

    Archives, Libraries, and Museums


    Below are archives, libraries, and museums for the history of technology and science. For additional resources, see History: Archives, Libraries, and Museums. To search for archival materials, use the resources at History: Archival Resources. Back to top


    History of Technology and Science:

    Associations, Organizations, and Institutes


    For additional listings, see History: Associations, Organizations, and Institutes. Back to top


    History of Technology and Science:

    Background

    Sometimes you may need some information to get more familiar with your topic. Below are some materials that can provide background on topics in the history of technology and science. Hunt Library has additional resources, so if you need help finding information, please ask at the Hunt Library reference desk. Back to top


    History of Technology and Science:

    Biographical Resources


    See also History: Biographical Resources.
    • Day, Lance and Ian McNeil. Biographical Dictionary of the History of Technology. New York: Routledge, 1996.
      HUNT REF-1 T39 .B49 1996

    • 4000 Years of Women in Science (University of Pennsylvania Museum, Philadelphia)
      Biographies, photographs, etc.

    • Zierdt-Warshaw, Linda, Alan Winkler, and Leonard Bernstein. American Women in Technology: An Encyclopedia. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, c2000.
      HUNT REF-1 T36 .Z54 2000
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    History of Technology and Science:

    Databases and Indexes


    Below are some databases and print indexes that you can use to find books and articles on history of science and technology topics. For a more complete listing of those relevant to History, see History: Databases and Indexes, or for the Sciences, see the categories listed at Databases by Subject. If you need help in selecting or using a database or index for your research, please contact the Hunt Library reference desk.
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    History of Technology and Science:

    Discussion Lists


    For additional resources, see History: Discussion Lists. Back to top


    History of Technology and Science:

    Internet Guides

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    History of Technology and Science:

    Journals


    Below are major journals in the history of technology and science. Use the library catalog and the Find ejournal page to search for other journal titles in the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries, or use the databases listed above to find journal articles on particular topics. For additional titles, see History: Journals.
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    History of Technology and Science:

    Pictorial Resources


    See also the resources listed in History: Pictorial Resources. Back to top

    History


    July 2011 -- http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/sc24/History/hots.html
    Sue Collins, Senior Librarian, sc24@andrew.cmu.edu