Native American History

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Finding Books - Keyword Searches

Try searching the Library catalog by keywords.

1). Make sure you are at the catalog's "Advanced Search"  screen.

(From the Library homepage, click on the "Books" tab, and then the "Find Books and More in the Library Catalog" link. A tab for "Advanced Search will be available.)

2). Combine up to three words or terms that describe your topic. Make sure each term or phrase is in a separate box. Examples: 

"American Indian Movement"      "Dennis Banks"     Michigan     "health care"    education  women     education   assimilation      stereotype?

3). Keep the type of search "Keyword" in each line.

4). Click the search button.

Finding Books - Sample Subject Searches

Finding Books about Native American Tribes

You can find books on Native American tribes by searching for the tribe name as a subject.

Below are links to lists of subject headings for a few Native American tribes.


If the book you need isn't available at EMU, try requesting from MeLCat. Books often arrive in about a week. More info.

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