Consider these kinds of resources as you search for sources for the
Fall History/Bible Portfolio Project:
Discover the story behind the document
Begin with an encyclopedia or ABC-Clio to get an overview of the document and the specific events connected with it.
Use the TCA Library catalog to look for books.
Search under U.S. History AND your document name.
Look in the Table of Contents and Index in books about your time period.
Search for the important people connected with your document.
American History in Dewey -- 973
Use the Catalog to search the LIbrary's databases as well as books. option --
Login to the TCA Library catalog
Search for your topic and consult the database results as well as books.
Use public library resources
Choose your public library from the links in the sidebar.
Search the catalog for books about your topic. Be sure to use Advance Search to narrow the criteria.
Check out the history databases available with your library card. Click on Explore e-resources. Consider these databases at Delaware County Library System (similar databases at other public libraries):
Check out newspaper archive
Check out periodical databases (journals and magazines). Choose EBSCOhosts databases and select from among these:
NOTE: All of the EBSCOhost databases may be searched at the same time from the EBSCOHost page.