Selected Subject Headings
Some suggested subject (subject KEYWORD, not 'subject heading LCSH') terms for HIS 229:
Example: subject keyword 'history' + subject keyword 'women' + subject keyword 'personal narratives' = 12 items in PantherCAT.
Substitute subject keyword 'sources' for 'personal narratives' in above example = 47 items in PantherCAT.
Print indexes are located on the south wall (opposite the entrance doors)
Index to popular publications from 1900 to Feb. 1983. Sample: under WOMEN suffrage -- United States: "Did they know what they wanted?" M. Adams. il. Outlook. 147:528-30 D 28 '27.
How to read citation:
article title - "Did they know what they wanted?"
author - Adams
illustrated? - yes ('il')
publication - Outlook (if abbreviated, like Ladies H J, there's list at front of volume with full title; Ladies Home Journal)
volume - 147
pages - 528-530
month and date of issue publication - Dec. 28, 1927.
Poole's Index to Periodical Literature
Covers time period from 1882 - 1907
Suggested Reference Titles
This list includes the Duggan Library's core reference titles in the field of Historical Women's Studies. This list is not comprehensive; for more options consult PantherCAT or a reference librarian.
From Suffrage to the Senate: An Encyclopedia of American Women in Politics
REFC HQ 1236.5 U6 S32 1999
Handbook of American Women's History
REFC HQ 1410 H36 1990
Women's Progess in America
REFC HQ 1410 F76 1994
Encyclopedia of American Social History
REFC HN 57 E58 1993
REFC HQ 1115 W6425 1997
Girlhood in America: An Encyclopedia
REFC HQ 777 G5745 2001
Encyclopedia of Women and Gender
REFC HQ 1115 E43 2001
Encyclopedia of Family Life
REF HQ 534 E53 1999
Almanacs of American Life: Modern America, 1914-1945
REFC E 766 G74 1995
**Do a title search for Almanacs of American Life to locate 3 others in this series, covering different time periods.
Encyclopedia of Southern Culture
REFC F 209 E53 1989
Encyclopedia of the United States in the Nineteenth Century
REF E 169.1 E626 2001
Collection of advertisements from journals published between 1911 and 1955. From Duke University
Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850-1920
Also from Duke University, containing over 9000 ads. Searchable by products or companies.
Making of America
19th century books and magazines. "Digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction." Browse by subject term available here
Women Working, 1800-1930
Harvard collection of digitized collection of over 500,00 pages, including diaries, manuscripts, journals and more which "focus[es] on women's role in the United States economy '. You can browse by genre or subject here.
Web page explaining SFX (http://library.hanover.edu/sfx.html)
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SFX instructional screencast (http://library.hanover.edu/podcasts/sfx/duggansfx.html)
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SFX Citation Linker (http://sfx.palni.edu:9003/sfx_ha/cgi/core/citation-linker.cgi)
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Reference and Periodicals Librarian
What I do in the library:
Interlibrary Loan, Periodicals, Reference, Library Instruction