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HIST268: American Radicalism

Finding Secondary Sources

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

  • Click either "View all formats and languages" or "View all editions" to view all library holdings for a particular title.
  • Items at UD appear first in the list of search results. Other items can be requested via interlibrary loan.

Advanced Search Tips

  • Type au:, su: or ti: before your keywords to specify author, subject or title words.

su:American Revolution

Browsing the stacks in Morris Library can be extremely helpful when you are looking for additional sources for your research. Most books related to American history can be found on the 3rd floor of Morris Library and fall under the following Library of Congress classifications
C, D  History - General
E  History - U.S. - General
You can also "browse" the shelves virtually, by searching by Call Number through DELCAT.