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History: African

Finding Books/E-Books

Basic Search Tips

  • Place quotation marks around keyword phrases
    • "trench warfare"
    • "Iranian Coup"
  • Capitalize Boolean logic connectors (AND, OR)
    • narrative OR plot
    • "American Involvement" AND World War I
  • Items at UD appear first in the list of search results. Other items can be requested via InterLibrary Loan.
  • Visit our DELCAT Research Guide for additional tips! 

There are some e-book collections that can be found under the "Primary Sources" tab. In most cases, those books would be considered primary sources, which is why they reside there instead of on the secondary source page. 

Browsing the stacks in Morris Library can be extremely helpful when you are looking for additional sources for your research. Most books related to African history can be found on the 3rd floor of Morris Library and fall under the following Library of Congress classifications

C, D  History - General

DT  History - Africa

JQ1870 - JQ3981  African politics

You can also "browse" the shelves virtually by searching by Call Number through DELCAT.