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Prisons, Punishment, Power

Created for Dr. Adler. AMH 6932/AMH 5905 | FIU | Fall 2020 / Spring 2021


Welcome to this LibGuide. This guide serves as a resource for the course Prisons, Power, Punishment. 


  • Brainstorm— How to start conducting research.
  • Citation— How to organize your research to effectively write and cite a paper or project.
  • Reference— How to find background information when getting started with research.
  • Primary Sources— How to differentiate between Scholarly & Popular articles. How to determine if material qualifies as a primary or secondary source. Also a link for the primary sources you are most likely to use for this course
  • Articles— How to use the FIU Databases to locate scholarly articles that will further your research. Links to multi-disciplinary databases
  • Help— Where to go if you need a little more help.

Also in this Introduction page are the latest headlines in the History department and the Department of History Student Organization (DOHGSA). Check out the latest departmental information!


Christopher Jimenez, FIU Libraries

This LibGuide is provided with an Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons license. If you would like to reuse any part of this LibGuide for noncommercial educational or instructional purposes, please contact and credit the guide's creator, Christopher Jimenez, Web Services Librarian at the FIU Libraries, and include a link to this guide.