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Learning about a culture? Studying history? You'll want to learn about food to get a better picture, and this guide is here to help!

Get ideas for starting your search with Scholarship on Food.

Wondering about some of the ways in which food intersects with everything from culture to health? Check out Food & Society.

Looking for (digitized) recipes and cookbooks? Check some out on Cookbooks, Recipes, & Menus!

Food is in the arts, too! Check out Food in Visual Culture, then read about Food in Literature.

A Note About Primary Sources

Many of the resources listed on this guide, particularly under Cookbooks, Recipes, & Menus, are primary source documents. Never worked with primary source documents? Looking for more? Just want to understand how they work? We've got a guide for that.

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