Use the NOBLE Catalog to find books, e-books, dvds, and streaming videos from McQuade, as well as the 26 other libraries in our consortium (NOBLE). If another library has something you want, request it through interlibrary loan (ILL) at no charge and pick it up at the Help Desk on the first floor when it arrives.
Use McQuade's Online Catalog to find books, ebooks, streaming videos and DVDs.
The library uses the Library of Congress Classification system. Because books are organized by subject, you can browse the stacks, and find books on the same topic shelved together.
|America||E11 - E143|
|America -- General||E11 - E29|
|America -- North America||E31 - E49.2|
|America -- Pre-Columbian America. The indians||E151 - E904|
|America -- Indians of North America||E151 - E904|
|America -- Discovery of America and early explorations||E151 - E904|
|America -- Descriptive accounts of America. Earliest to 1810||E151 - E904|
|United States||E151 - E904|
|United States -- General||E151 - E169.12|
|United States -- History||E171 - E183.9|
|United States -- Diplomatic history. Foreign and general relations||E183.7 - E183.9|
|United States -- Elements in the population||E184 - E185.98|
|United States -- Colonial history (1607-1775)||E186 - E199|
|United States -- The Revolution, 1775-1783||E201 - E298|
|United States -- Revolution to the Civil War, 1775/1783-1861||E300 - E453|
|United States -- Nineteenth century (General)||E337.5|
|United States -- Early nineteenth century, 1801/1809-1845||E337.8 - E400|
|United States -- Mexican War, 1846-1848||E401 - E415.2|
|United States --Middle nineteenth century, 1845/1848-1861||E415.6 - E440.5|
|United States --Slavery in the United States||E441 - E453|
|United States --Civil War period, 1861-1865||E456 - E655|
|United States --Late nineteenth century, 1865-1900||E660 - E738|
|United States -- Twentieth century||E740 - E837.7|
|United States -- Later twentieth century, 1961-2000||E838 - E889|
|United States -- Twenty-first century||E895 - E904|
|United States local history||F1 - F975|
|United States local history --New England||F1 - F15|
|United States local history --Atlantic coast. Middle Atlantic States||F106|
|United States local history --The South. South Atlantic States||F206 - F220|
|United States local history --Gulf States. West Florida||F296 - F301|
|United States local history --Old Southwest. Lower Mississippi Valley||F396|
|United States local history --Old Northwest. Northwest Territory||F476 - F485|
|United States local history --The West. Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains||F590.3 - F596.3|
|United States local history --Rocky Mountains. Yellowstone National Park||F721 - F722|
|United States local history -- New Southwest. Colorado River, Canyon, and Valley||F786 - F790|
|United States local history -- Pacific States||F850.5 - F851.5|
|United States local history --The territories of the United States (General)||F965|
|United States local history --Insular posessions of the United States (General)||F970|
|United States local history -- Central American, West Indian, and other countries protected by and having close pollitical affiliations with the United States (General)||F975|
|British American (including Canada)||F1001 - F1145.2|
|Latin America. Spanish America||F1201 - F3799|
If you search the catalog or databases and find books or articles that you want that the library does not have access to, you can request them using interlibrary loan (ILL). It may take a day or several days for the materials to arrive, so please plan accordingly.
Use this ILL FORM to request books and articles. Library staff will contact you when the materials arrive and you can pick them up at the Circulation Help Desk (1st floor of McQuade) free of charge. If you requested an article, library staff will send it to you via e-mail.
This is a FREE service, so please take advantage of it while you're here at Merrimack!