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Islamic History

Milwaukee Public Library

The Milwaukee Public Library, located on 8th and Wisconsin Avenue, has great resources that are available to Marquette University students. Check out the link to their catalog below. (Note: some resources require a library card # and pin #; Marquette students are eligible for library cards)

UWM Golda Meir Library

The Golda Meir Library, located on University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee's campus, has a large collection of materials related to Middle Eastern studies. Check out their catalog: Search@UW and borrow materials using the Infopass service.

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Try a Subject search in MARQCAT on  the name of a country combined with one of the following four categories:

politics and government
social life and customs
foreign relations

History is a narrower term for the Library of Congress than it is for most historians.  For LC it tends to be wars and revolutions.  All four categories together encompass what historians usually mean by history. 

Follow these steps:

1.  Go to the MARQCAT Box immediately below.

2.  Click on the dropdown arrow by the window on the left and select Subject.  

3.  In the window on the right enter the name of a country, such as turkey, followed by one of the four other terms noted above, for example:  turkey history. There are many subject headings, including byzantine empire and ottoman empire.

4.  Click on Submit.

Refine your search by exploring the subject headings under your topic.



Tools: Advanced Search