European History: Germany

Books and Databases


German History--Advance Access

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The Library Catalog

Unless you know the title and/or author of the book you are looking for, European History topics should be searched by Keyword to maximize the number of references to a topic.

Another way to search is to browse by Subject.  Your search term would be "Europe  History"; this heading is followed by the historical period.  So, for example, if you wanted to search 20th-century European History, you would enter your search terms this way:

Europe History 20th Century

The historical period will be followed by increasingly specific subjects headings,  such as Europe History 20th Century PhilosophyThe catalog will then begin to break down the subject by specific dates ranges, for example, Europe History 476 1492

You can begin to browse the subject headings for European History by visiting this catalog page.  Another option to consider is locale.  For example, you can begin to browse Germany.  As you browse, you will see entries such as Germany Abortion History 20th Century  or Germany Anarchism History  

Most books about European History are found in the "D" sections of the Library.  Keep in mind, however, that when you are studying the history of a topic, such as the history of education or the history of art,  good sources pertaining to your topic can be found in many other areas of the library as well. 

Schindler's List

Interlibrary Loan

Can't find something you need?  The interlibrary loan service can obtain the books or articles you are looking for.

Hitler and Nazism

The Nuremberg Trials