Explore resources and tools for history and historical research.

Managing Your Research Files

Writing Challenge

Current: Fall Writing Challenge

Join the PhD Writing Challenge to track your daily writing, add accountability to your writing practice, engage with your peers, and win prizes. Sign up now! (It's never too late)

Intersession/Spring Writing Boot Camp dates:
January 17 BLC Macksey Room

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February 15 BLC Macksey Room

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March 14 BLC Macksey Room

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April BLC 19 Macksey Room

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May BLC 16 Macksey Room

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The  three links below are from a series From Notes to Narrative: The Art of Crafting a Dissertation or Monograph published in Perspectives on History in 2009 by established historians, including JHU emeritus faculty, Judy Walkowitz. 

On Taking Notes

Managing the Terror

Finding the Story

Places to look for jobs (faculty, non-faculty academic, and ac-adjacent):

Resources for preparing job market materials:

Resources for careers beyond the professorate: