World History

Introduction

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, Colleen Marquis.

Frequently Used Databases

Books & eBooks

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

DF- Greece

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.

Catalog Search




Use the box below to search for ebooks across multiple databases.

Your Librarian

Colleen Marquis

Colleen Marquis

227 Thompson Library
810.762.3402

cmarqui@umich.edu

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