Department of History

West Chester University

506 Main Hall
Phone: 610-436-3220
Fax: 610-436-3069


Useful Books for History Majors

  • Barbara Howe, Careers for Students of History (Washington, DC: American Historical Association, 1989)
  • Julie DeGalan and Stephen Lambert, Great Jobs for History Majors (VGM Career Horizons, 1995)
  • Melanie Gustafson, Becoming a Historian: A Survival Guide (Washington, DC. American Historical Association, 2001)
  • Blythe Camenson, Opportunities in Museum Careers (VGM Career Horizons 1996)
  • Blythe Camenson and Stephen Lambert, Great Jobs for Liberal Arts Majors (VGM Career Horizons,1997)
  • Ronald and Caryl Rae Krannich, The Best Jobs for the 1990s and into the 21st Century (Impact Publications, 1995)