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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2017 URL: http://libguides.cbu.ca/history Print Guide RSS Updates

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Finding Books

1) Browsing the History Collection

2) Books (Search Example)

3) E-Books (Example)

Each of the subjects listed here is accompanied by a classification number which is the key to finding that subject's location on the library shelves. Below is a selected topography of areas specific to anthropology at CBU; it's by no means an exhaustive list.

For the most part, books dealing with history are found at D, E, and F.
Below is a selective picture of how the History area is broken down

  • D - DR ; History (General) and History of Europe
  • DS - DX - History of Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, etc.
    • DS - History of Asia
    • DT - History of Africa
    • DU - History of Oceania (South Seas)
      • 80-398 - Australia
    • DX - History of Gypsies
  • E - F ; History: America
    • E 77-99 - Native peoples of Canada
    • FC - Canadian History

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2) Books (Search Example)

To get started, the result below shows books about Middle East History (Near East). To refine the search results, use Subject (and Classification LCC ) on the left column.

For the direct page, go to Novanet Advanced Search and refine your search.

Similarly, you can enter world history or history AND Europe in Subject and select Books from Resource Type on the left column. Check some specific subject terms that you can use for your own search queries.

Question? Ask your librarian!

Last Updated: September 20, 2015
Created by Y. Umetsubo

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3) E-Books (Example)

To get started, the result below shows books about Gilgamesh . To refine the search results, use Subject and Category on the left column.

For the direct page, go to Novanet Advanced Search and refine your search.

Question? Ask your librarian!

Last Updated: September 20, 2015
Created by Y. Umetsubo

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Professors often put high-use materials on Reserves to ensure access to all students. Note the item's call number and request at the Circulation Desk.

 

Selected subjects and locations

CB 156 - Terrestrial evidence of interplanetary voyages

DF 234-234.9 - Alexander the Great, 336-323 B.C.

DG 261-267 - Julius Caesar. First Triumvirate, 60

E 99 M6 - Mi'kmaq

E 105 - Norse discoveries of America

E 359.85 - Canadian participation in the American Civil War

FC 2350.5 - Acadians in Nova Scotia

FC 106 C4 - Celts as an element of the Canadian population

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