Economic History of the United States

InterLibrary Loan Q & A

What is Interlibrary Loan or ILL?

  • a free service for requesting materials not available at Vanderbilt libraries, including books and journal articles

How long does it take?

  • in general, articles are delivered electronically and typically arrive within a week. Tip: budget at least 2-3 weeks for receiving requested items.

How do I submit a request?

  • login to your ILL account and select a request form
  • or use the  button available in most library resources to request items.  Click here to learn more about

InterLibrary Loan

WorldCat

WorldCat is a Union Catalog that provides location and availability information for books, periodicals and other items owned by libaries in the U.S. and around the world.

Use WorldCat to identify and request materials that Vanderbilt does not own.

  • use Advanced search
  • select Subject

EXAMPLES

Books on a Place
1.  To search for a place, enter the city and state.  Try another search and replace the city with the county.

 

2. To search for the history of a place, enter the town and state and the keyword 'history'.  Try another search with the county and state and the keyword 'history'.  (Books may include discussions on economic history.)
 

 


Books on the economic aspects / conditions / development, etc. of a place.
Enter the city and state and the keyword 'economic'.  Try another search and replace the city with the county.
 

 

Books on a Topic