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HST361: The Environmental History of Latin America: Books & Theses

Spring 2016, S. Hines

Books Outside of the Five Colleges

WorldCat - Use WorldCat to expand your search for books, theses, etc. beyond the Five College area. Watch for items that are owned by only one library; such unique material is often not obtainable via interlibrary loan.

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Interlibrary Loan

Use Interlibrary Loan to request books not owned in the Five Colleges. Please allow at least 2 weeks for delivery (books may come more quickly, especially from in-state).

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Note that subject searching isn't always straightforward. Try a KEYWORDS ANYWHERE search to find a few relevant titles; then click on subject headings on those records to conduct a more comprehensive subject search.

Or, look up one of the books you're already found, perhaps from your syllabus; then use the subjects assigned to that book as a way to locate additional books on the same topic, A Plague of Sheep: Environmental Consequences of the Conquest of Mexico.

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