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HIST 28906: Nineteenth-Century American Mass Entertainment

A guide to library resources for students in Professor Lippert's course (Winter 2018).

Finding scholarly books on your topic

1. Begin by using the keyword search screen. You may place limits on your search at the beginning, or use the facets later.

2. Explore the subject headings of relevant books to build your bibliography.

Here is an example of some interesting books that were retrieved using a keyword search for "wild west shows". Note the hyperlinked subject strings in each of the catalog records:

Subject Specialist

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Nancy Spiegel
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
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