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HIST 2201 History of Western Science

Finding Books & Media

Subject Headings

Find books using the library catalog. Browse these subjects to get general information on your topic.

Using eBooks

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Questions about using library ebooks?

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Books, Ebooks, Music, & Movies

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Advanced Search |  Recently Added Books & Media


Search Beyond Fairfield:

Primary Sources in Catalog

You can search for primary sources in the catalog by searching for keywords such as:

  • Correspondence
  • Document
  • Manuscripts
  • Personal Narratives
  • Reports
  • Speeches
  • Letters
  • Diary
  • Memoir

Tip: Combine them with a keyword related to your topic, such as civil war AND letters.



Beyond the DNL

Can't find the book or article you want? Try Interlibrary Loan (ILL)!

Other options for finding books:

Google Book Search

Other options for finding articles:

Sometimes if the Library doesn't have the full text of an article, you can find it by searching for the article title in Google Scholar.

Google Scholar Search

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