Skip to main content

History Research Guide - World War II: Social Aspects

A guide to the resources available in the library on World War II.

Books in the Library

Topic ideas

Here are some topic questions to help you get started on your paper.

What impact did the war have on society in America? Great Britain? Germany? etc. How did people deal with the war? What situations did they survive? Did the war's end have a major impact of society? How did the various governments deal with wounded soldiers, widows, and orphans? 

Online Resources


Photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt. Courtesy of Time Life.