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U.S. History to 1877

This Guide contains links to resources that support the core course in History.

America at the Turn of the Century Guide

What's in This Guide

This guide is designed to help students find resources on American at the turn of the nineteetn century by using both Internet and print resources. The primary focus of this LibGuide is American history leading up to the year 1900.

           Information on print and online reference sources to give you background information on topics.

            Information on how to search for books using the Triton Library's Book Catalog & the IShare Catalog.

           Information on how to access article databases to search for articles.

            A selection of web resources.

About this Guide

This guide will help guide students in their research about U.S. history before 1877.

The history of this country starts long before it was ever called the United States, it start with the Indigenous people. 

Explore books, articles, websites and videos to get a better sense of how the country we live in today first started.

Reference Books