Troy High School IB Students - History: Books
Find Books for History
Use Find Books search to locate books and other items in the Pollak Library, other CSU libraries, and libraries worldwide.
Books are the main place that historians publish their scholarship. They are also a good place to find primary source materials, such as published memoirs, diaries, historical documents, etc.
How do I use subject headings to find primary sources in book catalogs?
This page describes how to use Library of Congress Subject Headings to locate primary source materials in online catalogs.
1. Go to the Books tab.
2. Search by Keyword. Enter your subject term and one of the primary source terms listed below:
early works to 1800
women pioneers and diaries
soviet union and dissidents and interviews
holocaust and personal narratives
Thomas Jefferson and correspondence
E-books, online encylopedias, and dictionaries
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