US History Pathfinder 2019 – Nonfiction


 Nonfiction books are especially helpful for reading a detailed account of events, learning about an event in historical context, finding both general and specific information about an event or person, reading a scholar’s arguments and finding primary sources.  You can search the library catalog here.  Use your list of keywords to search for books and videos on the library catalog.


  • it is better to use broader search terms to search the catalog
  • spelling is important!
  • click on a record for a summary or to see the table of contents
  • the location on the shelf is listed on the results page

***What do I do if I can’t find a book in our library?  If you can’t find a book in our library that you want to read, please see a librarian and we can help you access it through interlibrary loan.***