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Public History

Resources for students studying Public History including: oral history, historical memory, museum studies, historic preservation, living history, digital humanities, documentary editing, and more.

Can't find it?

Many of the resources provided in this guide are available at NMSU Library through the catalog. Others are available to you through Request It!

Request It! allows NMSU students and faculty to borrow books, journals, and articles from other institutions. Login to Request It! with your Aggie ID, enter the book/journal/article information, and submit! The Library will take care of the rest.

Subject Headings

Subject headings are terms or phrases that classify materials. Searching by subject headings allows you to quickly identify resources on a given subject. Here are a few to get you started:


Looking for more books? Visit the NMSU Library online catalog. Consider using the advanced search option to narrow your search results.

Reference Books