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HIST 143: World History 1

Use this guide to locate reference resources, books, journal articles, primary sources, and search strategies related to World History 1.

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Screengrab of Henry search demonstrating Advanced Search of Rome in the Note and Subject fields, with the Any of These bullet selected.

  • Search synonyms (ex: Genghis Khan and Chinggis Khan). 

  • Search the notes field, as well as the title and subject fields (see screenshot above).

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Some Relevant Call Numbers for this Class:

BP (all) -- Islam DG (all) -- Italy
BQ (all) -- Buddhism DL (all) -- Scandinavia
BR (all) -- Christianity DS (all) -- Asia
D (all) -- History (general) DT (all) -- Africa
DE (all) -- Greco-Roman World F 1201 - 3799 -- Latin America
DF (all) -- Greece Find more call number ranges


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