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HIS 403: The Politics of Memory in Modern Europe

Discovering and Accessing Books @ F&M and Beyond

To discover books @ F&M and Beyond:​

1. Start at the F&M College Library web site: library.fandm.edu

2. Click on the BOOKS tab.

3. Type in your search statement, with all search operators in CAPITAL LETTERS!

Example: memor* AND "world war i"

4. Search!

Now, assess your results.  If you would like to go beyond F&M's holdings:

1. Library: Libraries Worldwide.

2. Format: Print book.

3. Sorted by: Best Match.

Discovering and Accessing Primary Source Materials @ F&M and Beyond

To discover primary source materials @ F&M and Beyond:​

1. Start at the F&M College Library web site: library.fandm.edu

2. Click on Advanced Search.

3. In the box labeled Keyword, type in your search statement, with all search operators in CAPITAL LETTERS! 

Example: "world war i"

4. Combine, using the operator AND, your Keyword search statement with a Subject search statement featuring the following words (copy and paste into the catalog search box):

(documents OR interviews OR correspondence OR letters OR speeches
OR diaries OR narratives OR sources OR collections OR memoir)

5. Format:  Book

6. Language: English

7. Library:  Libraries Worldwide

8. Search!

Discovering and Accessing Tertiary/Reference Sources @ F&M

To discover tertiary/reference books @ F&M:​

1. Start at the F&M College Library web site: library.fandm.edu

2. Click on Advanced Search.

3. In the box labeled Keyword, type in your search statement:

Example: "world war ii"

4. Use the operator AND, and select to add another Keyword statement, and type in:

"reference area"

Another option: you could type in:


5. Format: Book

6. Language: English

7. Library: Franklin & Marshall College


E-Z Borrow: Books

To request books to which we do not have immediate access use EZBorrow.

Interlibrary Loan/ILL: Articles and Books

To request articles or books/book chapters not available at F&M use Interlibrary Loan/ILL.

History 403 Librarian

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Lisa Stillwell
For Spring 2021: I am happy to meet with you online! Please email me to schedule a time: lisa.stillwell@fandm.edu

If you prefer to speak by phone, please call this number, leave a message, and I will call you back! 717.358.3844