History 254: The History of the US Welfare State

Researching the U.S. Welfare State

Explore the tabs with this guide (to the left on a computer or above on a mobile device) to find research resources needed for your assignments. This guide is not comprehensive. It does not include all primary and secondary sources related to the U.S. welfare state. That said, it does provide a good starting place for your research!

Need anything currently unavailable through W&L Library? Place a inter-library loan request. Due to the pandemic, shipping delays of physical materials are likely. Please place inter-library loan requests well in advance of need.

Need research help? Email Emily Cook or book a virtual research consultation: Schedule online!

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