This is the "Home" page of the "History Resources" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

History Resources  

A comprehensive guide to research resources in History.
Last Updated: Oct 6, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Home Print Page

Map of St. Augustine, Fl 1763

Oldest  continuous European settlement in the United States

Drawn by Thomas Jeffrey


      Your Magnolia Library

    Start here to find books, journal articles, and other useful resources at your Baton Rouge Community College Library.


      Contact the Library

    The Library is located in the Magnolia Performing Arts Pavillion

    Main Phone:  225.216.8303

    Reference:  225.216.8555

    Fax:  225.216.8712




    Click on the button above to let us know how we are doing. We also welecome comments or suggestions about how we can improve or enhance the library and its services.


    Welcome to the History Resources Guide

    The Magnolia Library provides access to a wide range of information (i.e books, journals, e-books, etc.)  for history students and faculty. This guide was created to provide a starting place for history research at BRCC.  Please use the tabs above to find articles, books, websites, and more with a focus on History. If you have any questions or comments about this guide or resources for History you can contact the Reference Desk at 225.216.8555 or

    Please keep in mind that the librarians of Baton Rouge Community College are another resource that you can utilize. During Library hours a librarian is always available at the 2nd floor Reference Desk to help you with your research needs.


    Library of Congress Call Number Ranges

    Items in these ranges will have the most relevance to the History subject area.

    You may use the Subject Description when conducting a Library Catalog SUBJECT search.

       Call Number Range   Subject Description
    CB 3-481 History of Civilization
    CC 1-960 Archaeology
    CT 21-9999   General Biography
    D 1 -1075 General World History
    DA 1-995 Great Britian, Ireland
    DAW 1001-1051 Central Eupore
    DB 1-3150 Austria, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia
    DC 1-947 France, Andorra, Monaco
    DD 1-901 Germany
    DE 1-100  The Mediterranean Region, The Greco-Roman World
    DF 10-951 Greece
    DG 11-999 Italy
    DH 1-925 Belgium, Luxemburg
    DJ 1-500 Netherlands (Holland)
    DK 1-4800 Russia, Former Soviet Republics, Poland
    DL 1-1180 Northern Europe, Scandinavia
    DP 1-776 Spain, Portugal
    DQ 1-851 Switzerland
    DR 1-2285 Balkan Peninsula
    DS 1-937 Asia
    DT 1-3415  Africa
    DU 1-950  Oceania, Australia, New Zealand
    DX 101-301  Roma (Gypsies)
    E 11-143 America
    E 151-887 United States
    F 1-975 United States Local History
    F 1170   French America
    F 1201-3799  Latin America, Spanish America
    FC 1-4200    Canadian History

    Subject Guide

    Profile Image
    Peter Klubek
    Contact Info
    Magnolia Library
    Baton Rouge Community College
    201 Community College Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70806
    Rm 208
    Send Email

    Loading  Loading...