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Historical Research: Books and E-Books

Finding Print and E-books

Print and ebooks can be found using the Library's catalog. To search the catalog, enter your search terms below. 

E-books

E-Books may be found in the catalog, as well as in the following databases:

Library of Congress Call Numbers

Books in the collection are arranged by subject area. Sometimes it can be useful to browse the collection for resources. In this section, you will find the call number ranges associated with History titles. 

C - Auxiliary Sciences of History (General)

CB - History of Civilization

CC - Archaeology

CD - Diplomatics. Archives. Seals 

CE - Technical Chronology. Calendar 

CJ - Numismatics 

CN - Inscriptions. 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 Subclass 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. Former Soviet Republics - Poland

DL - Northern Europe. Scandinavia

DP - Spain - Portugal

DQ - Switzerland

DR - Balkan Peninsula

DS - Asia

DT - Africa

DU - Oceania (South Seas)

DX - Romanies

E11-E143 - America

E151-E909 - United States

F1-F975 - United States local history

F1001-F1145.2 - British America (including Canada) Dutch America

F1170 - French America

F1201-F3799 - Latin America. Spanish America