Why Use Reference Books?
Historic U.S. Court Cases: an encyclopedia, 2 vols. Ref. KF 385 .A4 J64 2001
Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, 6 vols. Ref. KF 4548 .E53 2000
Encyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789-2010, 2 vols., Ref. KF 4557 .V555 2010
Crime and punishment in America, Ref. HV 6799 .W65 2010
The annals of murders; a bibliography of books and pamphlets on American murders from colonial times to 1900 , McDade, Thomas M, Third Floor KF219 .M3
Books: A Step-by-Step Guide
4.) Western Michigan's Library (duplicated in MeLCat, but if you want your materials faster, just walk to WMU!)
Using Subject Headings
Search by Keyword and look for Subject Headings in individual records.
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Examples of Subject Headings: