College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Senior Thesis Portal

History Courses HST 461 and HST 462

Sample Senior Theses

Primary Sources in US History

Primary Sources in Local History

Primary Sources in History of Science and Technology

Primary Resources Available Through Cal Poly  Pomona  Library

  • Historical Los Angeles Times (1881-1986), full text articles.
  • Historical New York Times (1851-2006), full text articles.
  • ProQuest Newspapers (mid 1980s-), including recent NY Times, LA Times, and other newspapers not covered in the historical databases listed above
  • JStor, especially Science magazine (1880-2003) for history of science and technology
  • WilsonWeb on magazine arrticles, especially OmniText (1985-present, fulltext) and Reader’s Guide Retro (ca. 1900-1985, abstracts, but not fulltext)

Secondary Sources