World History I: Overcoming Stereotypes



Use the Destiny Catalog to find books for individuals or topics for your assignment.

Keywords to use to search on the Athena catalog to find books:




Historical Atlas of Islam   297.272 ABO

Islam: An Illustrated History   297.09 JOR

 Research Databases

Key words to use for searching in databases:

Muslim AND stereotyping

Islam AND stereotyping

Islam AND women

Muslim AND women

Understanding Islam

Islam AND Prejudice

Islam Relatios

Christian Muslim Relations

Salem History (Great Lives from History)  Worldwide coverage of important people & events

World History in Context  Reference, articles from scholarly publications, and primary source material.

Religion & Philosophy Collection  Reference collection regarding various religionns around the world.


Web Searching 

Type the name of your person in the google search box, and then type in site: .edu

Example:  Eleanor of Aquitane site:. edu

You will get only relevant and useful educational websites without wikipedia as a top result.  Try it!

Notable Websites:

BBC Religion: Islam

Fordham Islamic Studies


Citing Sources

Wilsey Library citing sources website

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