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History: Books

A guide to help you locate books, scholarly articles, and primary sources as well as citation guidelines related to historical research.

History Books

Below is a sampling of history books available in the library. Find these books on the 2nd floor in the Main collection and search for more in the Online Catalog.

Historiographical Books

Historiography is the study of the discipline of history, rather than the study of history itself.

Online Catalog

Find books by searching the Online Catalog.

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Browse the shelf in the Call Number range related to your topic. Bear in mind that like much scholarship histories often intersect with other disciplines such as anthropology, folklore, philosophy, film studies, etc. To check for more call number ranges consult the Library of Congress Classification Outline:

Call Number Range

Subject

C

Auxillary Sciences of History

CB

History of Civilization

CC

Archaeology

CD

Diplomatics. Archives. Seals

CE

Technical Chronology. Calendar

CJ

Numismatics

CN

Inscription. Epigraphy

CR

Heraldry

CS

Genealogy

CT

Biography

D

History (General)

DA

Great Britain

DAW

Central Europe

DB

Austria-Liechtenstein-Hungary-Czechoslovakia

DC

France-Andorra-Monaco

DD

Germany

DE

Greco-Roman World

DF

Greece

DG

Italy-Malta

DH

Low Countries-Benelux Countries

DJ

Netherlands (Holland)

DJK

Eastern Europe (General)

DK

Russia-Soviet Union

DL

Northern Europe-Scandinavia

DP

Spain-Portugal

DQ

Switzerland

DR

Balkan Peninsula

DS

Asia

DT

Africa

DU

Oceania (South Seas)

DX

Romanies

E 11-143

America

E151-909

United States

F 1-975

United States Local History

F1001-1145

British America. Dutch America

F1170

French America

F 1201-3799

Latin America. Spanish America