Library Catalogs can be used to search for both primary sources and secondary historical research.
Library Catalogs (such as the UVM Library Catalog or WorldCat) use predefined terms to describe primary sources. Among the most commonly used terms are:
For best results use one of these terms and search for it as part of the SUBJECT.
Library Catalogs (such as the UVM Library Catalog or WorldCat) use predefined terms (called Subject Headings) to describe books and other materials. Often subject headings are made up of a string of concepts but you can use the individual concepts as search terms.
Examples of Subject Headings that you might find useful for locating materials for this class include:
Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Poland
Holocaust survivors --Poland
Jewish ghettos --History --20th century
Jews --Persecutions --Poland
World War, 1939-1945 --Concentration camps --Sources
World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities--Poland
World War, 1939-1945 --Atrocities --Sources