Students are required to use the JSTOR database to find articles on topics in Professor Szalma's courses. You can find JSTOR using the following directions:
Log into your Atlas account and click the "Search the Library" link in the Libraries box on the left side of the page. Once the library catalog opens, you will see the "Databases A-Z" link in the top center of the page, above the search box. Click J in the alphabet at the top, and the link to JSTOR will appear.
Students are required to find a book source about the Gilded Age, rise of labor unions, or the rise of big business. The books below are directly related to these topics.
The topics below are related to the issues of the Gilded Age, though not explicitly "Gilded Age" in nature.
Books analyzing if we are currently in a "new Gilded Age" may discuss the characteristics of the original Gilded Age, and could be used as a last resort.
The development of the Progressive Era (1890-1920) coincides with the end of the Gilded Age (1900), as well as labor unions and big business