History of Science and Technology

Support for research in the history of science and technology.

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Primary Sources

Looking for primary sources? These bibliographies provide lists of works published in the field of the history of science from 1913-1985.  Start here, then use our Primary Sources Guide to find more.

Background Information

Landmarks of Science

Landmarks of Science and Landmarks of Science II

These two sets contain the full text of books about the history of science from the beginning of printing into the early 20th century, including

  • first editions of famous scientific works
  • translations
  • textbooks
  • biographies of scientists
  • bibliographies

Search tips:

To see Landmarks titles, do a SERIES search: enter "landmarks of science" [without marks] below.

  • For books in the first series, enter "landmarks I monographs" [without marks]
  • For books in Landmarks II, enter "landmarks II monographs" [without marks]