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HIST 26213: Migrations and the Americas, Conquest to Present

A research guide for students in Casey Lurtz's migrations class (Winter 2013)

Using the Catalog

Here are some strategies for finding images of virtually anything using the Library Catalog.

  • For a general image search, use the BEGINS WITH option, select subject from the drop box, and enter one of the following search terms:

    exhibitions
    photographs
    caricatures and cartoons

  • Use the subject "pictorial works" in an ADVANCED KEYWORD search, for example:

    children of immigrants -- america -- pictorial works
    argentina --19th century -- pictorial works
    latin america -- social conditions -- pictorial works

  • Using the BEGINS WITH option, select subject from the drop box, and enter the phrase "___in art," for example:

    slavery in art

Images

Film

Maps

The Library's Map Collection is one of the largest university map libraries in North America. For assistance locating specific maps, contact

Christopher Winters
Bibliographer for Anthropology, Geography, and Maps
JRL 370, (773) 702-8761
e-mail: wintersc@uchicago.edu

Subject Guide

Nancy Spiegel's picture
Nancy Spiegel
Contact:
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
Regenstein Library Room 463
773-702-5193