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History 1710: U.S. History: Race, Ethnicity, Immigration

Guide for US History

Searching for Books in the Alemany Library

Tips for Finding Books on California History:

Use the Advanced Search and combine terms and phrases like: migration, immigration, refugees, alien, stranger; combine terms like immigration history, immigration law, immigration policy; immigrant labor, immigrant experience, immigrant family, etc.  Use the filters on the left to limit your search results by to Dominican collections, date range, subjects, authors, etc.   

Use the following to search for books on U.S. Immigration  History:

  • Alemany Library Catalog - Search Dominican library.  
  • WorldCat -Search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world. (You may also search WorldCat from within Alemany's catalog via the dropdown.)

Selected Book Titles Available in Alemany Library

Find below a selection of titles on homelessness in the Alemany Library. These books are written from a variety of perspectives. It is always a good idea to check the bibliography at the back of a book you find relevant to your topic. This list is only a small selection from available titles in the Library collection. Please see above for how best to search for relevant and useful titles.