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United States Military Academy Library

Department of History

What You Will Find Here

This page presents general resources for research on American History topics. Use the information on this page to get started with your research, or follow the links below to more specific resources for your  American History courses.


Journal Resources

American History Books in the USMA Library

Are you curious about the American History books we have here in the USMA Library? You can always use Scout, the Library Catalog; to search for a book on a specific topic, but if you enjoy browsing the shelves, go up to the Southwest side of the 3rd floor and find the call numbers that start with "E" and "F" Here's a general listing of subject areas:

CLASS E-F - History of the Americas

Subclass E America (General)
Subclass E 151-889 United States
Subclass E 186-199 U.S. Colonial History, 1607-1775
Subclass E 201-298 U.S. Revolution, 1775-1783
Subclass E 300-453 Early Republic, 1783-1861
Subclass E 456-655 Civil War, 1861-1865
Subclass E 660-738 Late Nineteenth Century, 1865-1900
Subclass E 740-837.7 Twentieth Century, 1900-1961
Subclass E 838-889 Late Twentieth Century, 1961-2000
Subclass E 895-904 Twenty-first Century
Subclass F 1-975 United States Local History
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