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D. Hiden Ramsey Library, University of North Carolina at Asheville

World History To 1500: Books at the Library

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Searching the Library Catalog by Subject

It's usually best to start with a keyword search, but subject headings applied to relevant books can help to refine your results. Open the item record of a book that interests you.  Scroll down to the clickable subject headings, and run another search to explore similar books.

You can also browse the headings associated with a particular topic as a way of getting started with your research.

Browsing by Call Number

History books generally fall within the D call number range on the Upper Level

General History-World History
D1-D2009

Mediterranean Region. Greco-Roman World
DE1-DE100

History of Greece
DF10-DF951

History of Italy
DG11-DG999

Russian History
DK1-Dk949.5

History of Asia (Including the Middle East)
DS1-DS937

African History
DT1-DT3415

History of Germany
DD1-DD905

History of France
DC1-DC947

Finding Books

To find books at UNC Asheville, Appalachian State University or Western Carolina University, start with our catalog.  

 Choose "Request Item" to have books from ASU or WCU delivered to UNC Asheville via ABC Express.

To find books beyond our library network, try WorldCat.

Materials not held within our network can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.