Finding books to help with your History assignment

The best way to find subject specific books is to use OneSearch, limiting your search to the library catalogue. If you don’t have a particular title or author in mind then enter the word/s that best describes your topic.


NB In order to access all available information and OneSearch functions it is always best to sign in when prompted.

When you locate a useful title go into the full record of the book and copy and paste the shelfmark number into the search box and click on search- this will give you a list of other books with the same shelfmark number. Remember the shelfmark number acts as both a location and subject guide:pirates2














You should also explore links to other possible useful texts






There are other collections of books in the library that may be of use to History students such as The Talbot Library Irish Studies Collection and Archives and Special Collections


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