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History : Find Books

This guide covers basic resources that may be useful to the History Department.

Search WorldCat

Click here for a guide to how to use the WorldCat Discovery.

Browse History Books

History books are arranged in the following LC classification. Check the ends of the aisles for further breakdowns.

D History and Topography

   DA-DJ, DL-DQ  Western Europe

   DJK Eastern Europe

   DK Russia, Soviety Union, Former Soviet Republics, Poland

   DR Balkan Peninsula

   DS Asia

   DT Africa

E-F History of America

   E 11-29 America (General)

   E 51-99 Indians of North America

   E 151-904 United States (General)

   F 1-975 United States local history

   F 1001-1140 Canada

   F 1201- Latin America, Spanish America

Interlibrary Loan

We don't have a copy of the book you need? Use Interlibrary Loan! It's a free service for Shepherd University faculty, staff, students, and Scarborough Society members. We cannot get textbooks.

Request Books


If you have any questions about Interlibrary Loans, contact:
Patrick Weber
Coordinator of Interlibrary Loan
Scarborough Library Room 205

Purchase Request Form

Do you have a recommendation for a library purchase? Please fill out this purchase request form.

Note: Instructional orders are dealt with as quickly as possible and are a priority. We will accommodate other requests as funds become available.


Use the links below to search for books. If you need books not held at Scarborough Library, you may request Interlibrary loans. ILL forms are located at​ .

  1. WorldCat Discovery  for books held in Scarborough Library and in libraries worldwide. Interlibrary loan feature is built-in
  2. Google Books - newer books not always available in full-text, but still a good discovery tool

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