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American Revolution: Find Books

For student taking Dr. Gene Smith's American Revolution class.

Books in Frog Scholar

To find books using FrogScholar, select "Library Catalog" from the options on the left:

Select "library catalog" from the options on the left in FrogScholar

Subject Guide

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Robyn Reid
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Librarian for: Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Communication Studies, Education, Geography, History, Military Science, Political Science

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Finding books in the library

To find books at the TCU Library, go to, switch to the "Library Catalog" tab. Type in your search terms, for example:

"american revolution" AND women:

Then "search."

Once you find a book you like, click on the "Full view of record" and look at the different subject terms:

You'll notice in this example that the subject term for the American Revolution is "United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783"

You can now use that term to get more specific results, by doing another search using "SUBJECT words" instead of "words anywhere":