This guide provides resources targeted to a greater understanding of American society from the War of 1812 through the Mexican - American war.
eBooks & Print Books
Books, whether physical or electronic, provide a more holistic account of a topic and will often describe the events leading up to, during, and the outcomes and consequences of that event. Keep in mind that you may not need to read the entire book, it may be a chapter or section of a book that will provide you the information you are seeking.
Ebook Central offers titles from hundreds of trusted publishers on one modern, intuitive platform Its intuitive, mobile-optimized design lets researchers get “anytime access” to the content they need – from a single chapter to an entire book. Previously called "Ebrary Ebooks"
Access to full-text e-books in the fields of education, psychology, biology & life sciences, business, economics & management and general social sciences plus numerous e-books in the public domain. Read this FAQ to learn how to download an ebook from EBSCO. EBSCO recommends Firefox when accessing this database. If you use Safari, please use Safari 11. If you are using a IOS device, please have either IOS 9 or 11 installed as there have been reports of issues with IOS 10.
Online Library Catalog
You can find books and ebooks by using the search box provided above to search the Online Library Catalog. The catalog is a list of all the print resources the library has (including print books, print journals, video games, audio books, and more) and also includes a record for most of our ebooks.
You may also want to consult your local public library for books on your topic. WorldCat is a catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. This catalog should recognize your computers IP address and tailor the results to find book in libraries near your geographic location.