Some recent additons to our collections in local history.
In OneSearch Book Subject Search, Searching for certain subject words will result in more highly relevant books. And if you place an asterisk * at the end of the word, you will get all the variants of that word* = (word or words or wordy or wordiness or wordsmith)
If you want any books dealing LONG BEACH and (HISTORY OR HISTORICAL OR HISTORIOGRAPHY) in highly relevant subject field, try these searches
If you want any books dealing with the subject SEGREGATION and CALIFORNIA type in,
If you want books counting documents on California history, do a subject keyword search in,
Below are a selection of a few general subject headings for Long Beach and local history. Click on any of the following hyperlinked subjects now to retrieve records from OneSearch Subject Search
If you'd like to browse for history books, they are generally found on the 2nd floor of the Library. See these broad call number ranges for local subjects:
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You can get to Link+ directly from your OneSearch query results. If we don't have the book or it is checked out, login to OneSearch and take the link for Link+ under Request Options. Or do your search directly in Link+.
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