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History 151 - World History I: Find Books

This course guide for HIST151 will assist students in finding available library resources in print and online.

Featured History Book

Helpful Subject Terms

History, ancient
Civilization, ancient
Prehistoric peoples
Middle Ages
Civilization, medieval
Rome, civilization
Greece, civilization
China + dynasty
Japan + emperors
History "to 1500"
Ancient Egypt
Byzantine empire
Mayas (The Maya)
Alexander the Great
Julius Caesar
Genghis Khan
Joan of Arc



If you like to browse the bookshelves, the following are some general call numbers to help you locate history books:

"C" - Auxiliary Sciences of History

  • CB - History of civilization
  • CC - Archaeology

"D" - World History

  • D1-2027     History (General)
  • D51-90       Ancient History
  • D100-200   Medieval History
    • DA     Great Britain
    • DAW  Central Europe
    • DB     Austria/Czech
    • DC     France, Monaco
    • DD     Germany
    • DE     Greco-Roman
    • DF     Greece
    • DG     Italy
    • DJK   Eastern Europe
    • DL     Northern Europe
    • DS     Asia
    • DT     Africa

Reference Books, 1st Floor

Hawaii Voyager Online Catalog

Hawaii Voyager

Use the Hawaii Voyager Online Catalog to search for books, e-books, and media.

The Basic Search is ideal if you are looking for a book by title, author, or keyword.

The Advanced Search tab allows you to find resources by subject terms, as well as to limit by location, type, or format.

EBOOKS -- Read it online!

Books worth checking out...

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