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World History

Need to find information about a famous person or event in World History? Looking for details about women’s roles in the Roman Empire? These and other questions can be answered with the aid of the resources listed below. If you have additional questions, ask the librarians. They are ready to assist you in finding the information you need.

General Background Information
African-American Atlas: Black History and Culture,
Ref 973.0496 A798aa
Atlas of Ancient Egypt, Ref 932 B162ae
Atlas of Russian History, Ref 911.47 G465arh
Atlas of the Roman World, Ref 937.02 C814a
Biographical Dictionary of British Prime Ministers, Ref 941.0099 B615ec
Cambridge Encyclopedia of China, Ref 951.003 C178ho
Cambridge Encyclopedia of Japan, Ref 952 C178bo
Cambridge Encyclopedia of Latin America and the Caribbean, Ref 980.003 C178co2
Canadian Encyclopedia, Ref 971.003 C212m
Chronicle of the Roman Emperors, Ref 937.06 S286coe
Chronology of European History, 15,000 BC-1997, Ref 940.0202 C557pw
Chronology of World History,
Ref 902.02 M525awh
Civilizations of the Ancient Near East, Ref 939.4 C582sas
Concise Dictionary of Ancient History,
Ref 930.03 W88c
Concise Historical Atlas of Eastern Europe, Ref 911.47 H958ce
Conflict in the Former Yugoslavia: An Encyclopedia, Ref 949.703 C748al
Czars: Russia’s Rulers for More Than 1000 Years, Ref 947.0099 D858cz
Dictators and Tyrants, Ref 920.02 A969dt
Dictionary of Byzantium, Ref 949.503 O98by
Dictionary of Contemporary History, 1945 to Present, Ref 909.825 T755dp
Dictionary of Egyptian Civilization, Ref 932 P85dem
Dictionary of Mexican Rulers, 1325-1997, Ref 972.002 V393dr
Dictionary of Medieval Knighthood and Chivalry, Ref 929.703 B875dp
Dictionary of the Middle East, Ref 956.003 H668de
Dictionary of Twentieth-Century World History, Ref 909.82 P179dth
Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, Ref 973 E56sz
Encyclopedia of Asian History, Ref 950 E52as
Encyclopedia of Britain, Ref 941 E56gag
Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, Ref 980.003 E56te
Encyclopedia of Mexico: History, Society and Culture, Ref 972.003 E56wrr
Encyclopedia of Naval History, Ref 359.003 B886eh
Encyclopedia of Persian Gulf War, Ref 956.7044 G878egw
Encyclopedia of Revolutions and Revolutionaries, Ref 909.0803 E56vc
Encyclopedia of the Ancient Greek World, Ref 938 S121ew
Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment, Ref 940.2503 W747ee
Encyclopedia of the Holocaust, Ref 940.5318 E56gu
Encyclopedia of the Renaissance, Ref 940.2303 E56grr
Encyclopedia of the Roman Empire, Ref 937.06 B942ee
Encyclopedia of the UN and Intl Relations, Ref 341.2303 O83eu2
Encyclopedia of the Victorian World, Ref 941.081 E56co
Encycl opedia of the Vietnam War, Ref 959.703 E56tuk
Encyclopedia of Warrior Peoples and Fighting Groups, Ref 355.003 D263eg
French Culture, 1900-1975, Ref 306 D554br v.9
Handbook of Life in Ancient Rome, Ref 937 A236ha
Hispanic Culture of South America, Ref 306 D554br v.10
Historical Dictionary of Fascist Italy, Ref 945.091 H673c
Historical Dictionary of India, Ref 954.003 M288hd
Historical Dictionary of Palestine, Ref 956.94 N337hp
Historical Dictionary of Russia, Ref 947.003 R268hid
Historical Dictionary of Spain, Ref 946.003 S642hd
Historical Dictionary of Terrorism, Ref 909 A549ht
Historical Dictionary of the Elizabethan World, Ref 942.055 W133hw
International Historical Statistics: Africa, Asia and Oceania, 1750-1993, Ref 314 M681if3
International Historical Statistics: the Americas, 1750-1993,Ref 314 M681ia4
Korean War: An Encyclopedia, Ref 951.9042 K84sar
Medieval England: An Encyclopedia, Ref 942 M489sz
Medieval France: An Encyclopedia, Ref 944.003 M489ki
Modern China, Ref 951.003 M689wk
Modern Germany, 1871-1990, Ref 943.08 M689bu
Muslim Almanac, Ref 297 M987ni
Notable Women in World History, Ref 920.72016 A221no
Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation, Ref 270.603 O98hi
Pacific War Encyclopedia, Ref 940.54 D924pwe
Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East, Ref 956.0403 P769se
Regions of France, Ref 944.083 N873re
Territories of the Russian Federation, Ref 947.086 T327ep
The Cold War Reference Guide, Ref 902.02 S399cw
The Costume Timeline: 5000 Years of Fashion History, Ref 391.009 M958ct
The Roman Emperors, Ref 937.06 g762re
Women Rulers Throughout the Ages, Ref 940.099 J13wra
World Conflicts and Confrontations, Ref 909.82 W927rsn
World Encyclopedia of Political Systems and Parties, Ref 324.203 W927de3
World War II, 1941-45, Ref 940.5302 P777wf

Locating the World History Collection
930    Ancient History
940    European History
950    Asian History
960    African History
970    North American History
980    South American History
990    History of Other Areas

Government Documents
SI       Smithsonian Institute

Finding Materials on World History
1st floor, north Reference
1st floor, west Periodicals
1st floor annex Government Documents
2nd floor General Book Stacks
3rd floor General Book Stacks

Sources of Journal Articles
PRINT RESOURCES
Essay and General Literature Index
Humanities Index
Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature

ELECTRONIC RESOURCES
Academic Search Premier (EbscoHost)
Academic Search Elite (EbscoHost)
ArticleFirst (FirstSearch)
NewsFile Collection (NewsBank)
Newspaper Source (EbscoHost)
WorldCat (FirstSearch)

Internet Resources

 

ACADEMIC INFO-LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY

http://www.academicinfo.net/latinamhist.html

 

ACADEMIC INFO-LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY

http://www.academicinfo.net/histeuro.html

 

ANCIENT GREEK TO MEDIEVAL EUROPEAN HISTORY

http://www.geocities.com/Athens/4752/

 

EARLY EUROPEAN HISTORY

http://www.revision-notes.co.uk/University/History/Early_European/

 

EAST EUROPEAN GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

http://www.eegsociety.org

 

EDUCATION WORLD HISTORY CENTER

http://www.education-world.com/history/

 

EURODOCS: PRIMARY HISTORICAL DOCUMENTS FROM WESTERN EUROPE

http://library.byu.edu/~rdh/eurodocs/

 

EUROPEAN INTEGRATION HISTORY INDEX

http://www.iue.it/LIB/SISSCO/VL/hist-eur-integration/Index.html

 

EUROPEAN UNION INTERNET RESOURCES

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/GSSI/eu.html

 

EUROPEAN VOYAGES OF EXPLORATION

http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/eurvoya/

 

EXPLORING ANCIENT WORLD CULTURES

http://eawc.evansville.edu

 

GLOBAL STUDIES, EURO-ASIAN HISTORY, AP EUROPEAN HISTORY

http://www.teleport.com/~arden/appage.htm

 

HISPANIC GENEALOGY

http://home.att.net/~Alsosa/

 

HISTORICAL TEXT ARCHIVE

http://historicaltextarchive.com

 

HISTORY OF THE WORLD TIMELINE

http://www.camelotintl.com/world/

 

HISTORY PLACE – WORLD WAR II IN EUROPE TIMELINE

http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/timeline/ww2time.htm

 

HOLOCAUST WORLD RESOURCE CENTER

http://www.hwrc.org

 

HYPER HISTORY ONLINE

http://www.hyperhistory.com/online_n2/History_n2/a.htm

 

ISLAM AND ISLAMIC HISTORY IN ARABIA AND THE MIDDLE EAST: THE CRUSADERS
http://islam.org/mosque/ihame/Sec10.htm

LATIN AMERICAN AND SOUTH AMERICAN HISTORY AND STUDIES
http://www.tntech.edu/www/acad/hist/latinam.html

LATIN AMERICAN CHRONOLOGY
http://www.gettysburg.edu/~mbecker/resources/chron.html

LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY
http://www.snowcrest.net/jmike/latin.html

LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY-INTERNET RESOURCES
http://www.mindspring.com/~fifetown/index.htm

LATIN AMERICAN RESOURCES
http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/history

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF JAPANESE HISTORY
http://www.rekihaku.ac.jp/index_ne.html

RESOURCES FOR LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES
http://www.library.vanderbilt.edu/central/latam.html

SMITHSONIAN CENTER FOR LATINO INITIATIVES
http://latino.si.edu

SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY
http://members.tripod.com/~INDIA_RESOURCE/sahistory.html

WOMEN IN WORLD HISTORY
http://www.womeninworldhistory.com

WORLD HISTORY ARCHIVES
http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/

WORLD HISTORY CHRONOLOGY
http://campus.northpark.edu/history/WebChron/World/World.html

WORLD HISTORY COMPASS
http://www.worldhistorycompass.com

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