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World History

Use this guide to find articles, books, websites and more information related to World History.

Frequently Asked Questions about Checking Out Books

MCC students and University Center students:

I'm a University Center Student; can I checkout books from the MCC Library?

How many books may I check out?

How long may I keep a book?

Can I check a book out again if I still need it?

Is there a fine if I forget to return my book on time?

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Can I borrow a book from another library?

Ebooks

Book Search

How to Search the Catalog for World History Books

Here's a quick tip for searching for world history books in the McLennan catalog:

  1. Select "Subject - Alphabetical" from the drop-down menu below the search box for the online catalog. Use "world history" as your search term. 

  2. The resulting list will provide you with many subject headings that have to do with world history.  10 results are listed per page.  Click on the "next" button found on the bottom right side.

  3. Select a subject that appeals to you and browse through the books. 

  4. If it is an e-book, you can read it on your screen by clicking through. If it is in the circulating or reference collection, you will need to come to the library to get that book.

 

Subject Areas in Library Shelves: World History

Want to just browse the library shelves for books about world history?  Below is an alphabetical list of subject headings for this topic.  All you need to do is go to the shelves designated by the letter(s).

D History (General)

DA Great Britain

DAW Central Europe

DB Austria - Liechtenstein - Hungary - Czechoslovakia

DC France - Andorra - Monaco

DD Germany

DE Greco-Roman World

DF Greece

DG Italy - Malta

DH Low Countries - Benelux Countries

DJ Netherlands (Holland)

DJK Eastern Europe (General)

DK Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics - Poland

DL Northern Europe. Scandinavia

DP Spain - Portugal

DQ Switzerland

DR Balkan Peninsula

DS Asia

DT Africa

DU Oceania (South Seas)

DX Romanies