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Davidson Library Catalog: Book Search

You can search for print and electronic books owned by the library and by libraries worldwide by searching in the library catalog:

To learn about how to locate books within the library, please see our Book Locations in the Library guide.

Subject terms in the library catalog

Use one or more of the following terms to find primary sources in the Davidson Library Catalog and other library catalogs:

  • Archives (for people and organizations only)
  • Correspondence
  • Diaries
  • Facsimiles
  • Interviews
  • Pamphlets
  • Personal narratives (for eyewitness acounts of events and wars)
  • Pictorial works 
  • Sources 

How to Find Ebooks

Use the guide below to learn about our ebook collections. You can also browse our Open Access collections.

How to Find Books

Learn how to use the catalog, read call numbers, and find locations in the library.

The following contain works in the public domain:

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Books & pamphlets published in the United States

Books & pamphlets published in Great Britain

Books & pamphlets published in Latin America

Books & pamphlets from the Middle East

Books & pamphlets about East Asia

Books, pamphlets, & manuscript collections related to South Asia

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