The Roaring twenties, Great Depression, & New Deal

research Project

below are resources to assist you with your research project

Library Databases:

-Try these databases within ABC-CLIO:

  • American Government
  • American History
  • Daily Life through History

A good starting place for general information

Use if you are looking for information on a person in history (such as FDR or Hoover)

Print Books & eBooks:

Guide to Locating CCHS Print Sources

CCHS Library Catalog - Search the library catalog for print resources on the library shelves.

Brainstorm possible keywords and then search the catalog. Browse the shelves in the reference and non-fiction (stacks) areas.

Check out:

  • REF 973.9 AME - (America in the 20th Century)
  • REF 973.92 AME - (American Decades)
  • REF 973.916 GRE - (The Great Depression)
  • REF 973.915 TWE - (The Twenties in America)
  • REF 973.917 THI - (The Thirties in America)


-Click on 'Pictures & Photographs'

-or click on 'American Memory' for documents, letters, ads, etc.

Citation Help:

Contact a teacher-librarian for additional assistance: