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HISTORY: Subject Guide

Search tips and resource suggestions for research in history.

In This Section

magnifying glass iconIn this section, you'll find:

  • Information about browsing and searching the catalog
  • Featured books on history topics
  • Streaming media
  • Information on searching for ebooks

Search the Catalog

Find books, eBooks, and A/V materials in the University of Jamestown's Library. 

Browsing Subjects & Call Numbers

If you are interested in browsing for topics in history (either on the shelf or in the catalog), or would like to browse for inspiration, try looking at Dewey Decimal Call Numbers in the 900s

Locations of books

  • New books are located downstairs by the A/V materials.
  • Reference books are located downstairs to the left of the circulation desk. 
  • Book stacks are located upstairs. 

Featured Books in History

eBook Collections @ UJ

In addition to searching through the catalog, you can browse the eBook collections at UJ.

Google Books

Google Book Search

Search to see if books are available (out of copyright or with publisher permission) online.