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History Resources: Books

A guide to history resources at the Stephen B. Luce Library and beyond

Recommended General History Subject Headings - Luce Library

Find books on wide range of historical topics by browsing the library catalog by subject heading. Searching by headings rather than by keyword alone lets you retrieve a more comprehensive set of results, but if you can't find what your looking for feel free to ask a librarian.


Afghanistan -- History

World War, 1939-1945

Slaves -- Emancipation -- United States

Vietnam War, 1961-1975

Urban policy -- United States

North America -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

Indians of North America

Industrial Revolution.

Columbus, Christopher


Middle Ages

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

United States -- Emigration and immigration

Interlibrary Loan

Access your ILLiad account here.

Interlibrary loan (ILL) is a service that allows SUNY Maritime College students, faculty, staff, and administrators to request books, periodical articles, and other research items from other local, national, and international libraries.

You will be notified via phone and/or email when a book you requested has arrived at the Stephen B. Luce Library. Books are available for pick-up at the Library's Information Desk. Please have your Maritime ID card available. 

Have Questions? Please contact the InterLibrary Loan Department at (718) 409-7230 or e-mail to

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