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You can find eBooks in two ways:
Additional collections of eBooks can be found on eBook Collections guide. The following collections have strong history content:
If you can't find the books you need at the UW or through our Summit partner libraries (Summit material can be found in UW Libraries Search), use the following catalogs. Books not available at the UW can be requested through Interlibrary Loan.
The UW Libraries arranges books by Library of Congress call numbers. Though history is covered in every discipline (e.g., women's history may be located in the women's studies call numbers while the medical history may be in the medicine call numbers), the major sections for African history are listed below.
|DT43-DT346||North Africa||Suz 3|
|DT365-DT469||Eastern Africa||Suz 3|
|DT470-DT671||West Africa||Suz 3|
|DT1001-DT3415||Southern Africa||Suz 3|
For a more specific breakdown of the call numbers see the Library of Congress Classification Online.