This guide is intended for research about world history. Use the tabs on the left to find resources dealing with a particular geographic area.
Below are some databases that are frequently used to start with, but you can find more resources through the left-side tabs. For resources focused on American history or British history, please see the list of related guides.
For assistance with finding resources, please ask a librarian in the chat box in the right-hand column. For more in-depth help, contact the History Liaison Librarian and Archivist, Paul Gifford.
Books on World history can be found under the following call number ranges:
DA - Great Britain
DAW - Central Europe
DB - Austria, Liechtenstein, Hungary, Czechoslovakia
DC - Franc, Andorra, Monaco
DD - Germany
DE - Greco-Roman World
DG - Italy, Malta
DH - Low Countries
DJ - Netherlands
DJK - Eastern Europe General
DK - Russia, Soviet Union, Former Soviet Republics, Poland
DL - Northern Europe, Scandinavia
DP - Spain, Portugal
DQ - Switzerland
DR - Balkan Peninsula
DT - Africa
DU - Oceania, Australia
DX - Romanies
Use the search box below to find books form the Flint and Ann Arbor campus libraries.
Use the box below to search for ebooks across multiple databases.