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HIS 300

A guide to HIS 300 research worksheets.

The catalog vs Library Search

You can find the catalog on the library homepage.  You can either search just the library catalog or search the catalog as part of the Library search tool.  If you are looking specifically for books or videos, searching just the catalog is often your better bet. 


Introduction to searching the WCU library catalog

This video provides a quick introduction to searching the catalog.

Getting print books held or mailed

This video shows you how to request a print book be held for pickup or mailed to you.

Using the Virtual Browse feature in the catalog

Browsing the stacks to look for books is a time-honored tradition for historians.  But if you can't physically browse books in the library, you can still use the Virtual Browse feature of the catalog.

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