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From Off Campus
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Finding Books on or by Delaware
Subjects in DELCAT:
Entries may be displayed under "Del." in an alphabetical list. In some cases, the word "Delaware" may not appear in the record; keyword searching will not retrieve these publications. Always supplement keyword search with a Browse by Subject in DELCAT.
- New Castle County (Del.)
- Newark (Del.)
State Agencies in Authors and Subjects in DELCAT:
For Delaware state agencies, the abbreviation "dept." often appears instead of the word "Department."
- Delaware. Dept. of Correction
If there are questions about the name of a Delaware agency, see the list Agency Histories or ask at the Reference Desk.
In WorldCat Local, both "dept." and "Department" will be retrieved in a search for either one.
County Resources: Wills
County Resources: Land and Deeds
Cover of book: Delaware Government
County and Municipal Resources
County services include the County Register or Recorder of Deeds Offices and Register of Wills Offices.
In Delaware, older county records are available at the Delaware Public Archives.
Associate Librarian, Reference and Instructional Services Department,
Delaware, U.S. Government Information, statistics, census, family studies, RefWorks and APA style, genealogy.
Reference and Instructional Services Department, Room 117H
University of Delaware Library
181 S. College Ave.
Newark, DE 19717-5267
Recommendation for Library Purchase
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