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Constitution Day: Library Resources

Information resources for Constitution Day (September 17) available at Kalamazoo College and beyond. In celebration of Constitution Day, Library staff compiled a variety of materials, including primary source documents and a selected bibliography.

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Below are  some books in the Library's collection on the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, the Amendments and constitutional issues.

To find more, search OneSearch by subject using United States -- Constitutional history.  For even more books, search MeLCat

Reference Resources

Constitutional amendments : an encyclopedia of the people, procedures, politics, primary documents, campaigns for the 27 Amendments to the Constitution of the United States / Mark Grossman ; contributing author, Scott Derks

         Reference / 1st Floor (KF4557 .G76 2012

Encyclopedia of constitutional amendments, proposed amendments, and amending issues, 1789-2010

Reference / 1st floor KF 4557 .V555 2010, v. 1, 2

Encyclopedia of the First Amendment, edited by John R. Vile, David L. Hudson Jr., David Schultz

Reference / 1st floor: KF 4770 .E53 2009

Milestone documents in American history: exploring the primary sources that shaped America, edited by Paul Finkelman, Bruce A. Lesh.

            Reference / 1st floor E173 .M62 2008

Encyclopedia of the American Constitution / edited by Leonard W. Levy and Kenneth L. Karst
             Reference / 1st Floor KF4548 .E53 2000





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