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History: Colonial America: Finding Books

Use UNISTAR to find books

Below are some samples of subject headings you can use to look for books on Colonial America in UNISTAR, Rod Library's online catalog.  If you don't know which subject headings to use, you may wish to do a keyword search first to identify a resource you think will be useful.  Once you have identified a resource, look at the subject headings assigned to it and click on those to get more resources like it.  For a complete listing of subject headings, consult the Library of Congress Subject Headings books behind the Reference Desk.  UNI Reference Desk A 695 L696

United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Bibliography

The above subject heading identifies books that contain lists of sources covering this time period which have been identified by the author.  Some of these may be owned by Rod Library.

United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography

United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources
United States -- Social Conditions -- To 1865

Maryland -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America
King Philip's War, 1675-1676
Micmac Indians - History
Seven Years' War, 1756 - 1763
United States -- Social Life and Customs -- To 1775
Winthrop, John, 1588-1649

Search for information about people by searching for them as a subject.  Do a subject search for the person using this format:
last name, first name.

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Try HathiTrust for Full Text Books

Click on HathiTrust Digital Library for the full text of books from the HathiTrust consortium.