MIDCAT (Midd Library catalog). Includes books, documents, dvds, and more but does NOT include articles. The Equipment Search lists available cameras, computers, and more!
Worldcat - Find and borrow items from libraries world-wide. Click on the Request Item from Interlibrary Loan icon from the record to request an item.
If you find a useful item in MIDCAT or Worldcat, check the subject headings in the full record and click on any that look useful to find more resources with that subject.
In MIDCAT, use a SUBJECT search and browse by [Country name] -- history --
Page through results until you've seen all of your options. You'll find broad date ranges as well as headings for specific time periods or events.
Keyword searches the entire database record (titles, descriptions, subjects). You can use any terms you think might show up in a record.
Subject only searches the subject heading field of the record. It only uses Library of Congress subject headings ("controlled vocabulary").
Tip: start with a keyword search. When you find something relevant, follow the subject links to find related items or incorporate the subject terms into your keyword search.
Research Tip: Our library call numbers are based on subject.