Conduct more targeted searches in individual databases for newspaper, magazine & journal articles:
La Médecine et La Biologie
L'Hystérie et la Meloncholie
Les Lois et les Droits
Library of Congress subject headings make finding books easier:
Find books by specific authors in the catalogs:
Doy, Gen. Body & Society2.4 (Dec 1996): 17-44.
Carole Reynaud-Paligot, DE L’IDENTITE´ NATIONALE. SCIENCE, RACE ET POLITIQUE EN EUROPE ET AUX E´TATS UNIS XIXe-XXe SIE` CLE, Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 2011,
from a review:
Michael Banton (2013) DE L'IDENTITÉ NATIONALE. SCIENCE, RACE ET POLITIQUE EN EUROPE ET AUX ÉTATS UNIS XIXE-XXE SIÈCLE, Ethnic and Racial Studies, 36:2, 373-374, DOI: 10.1080/01419870.2012.727446 To link to this article
Published 1866 - full text online from Hathi Trust
De la littérature des Nègres: ou, recherches sur leurs facultés intellectuelles, leurs qualités morales et leur littérature: suivies des notices sur la... by Grégoire, Henri, 1750-1831. Published 1808 - full text online from Hathi
Example of MLA Style on a Works Cited page for an article retrieved from a database
Stuart, Christopher. "William Maxwell's So Long, See You Tomorrow and the Autobiographical Impulse." Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction, vol. 47, no. 3, 2006, pp. 261-73. MLA International Bibliography. Accessed 17 January 2013.
thus the formula is:
Author. "Title of Article." Title of Journal, vol. #, no. #, year, pp. Name of Database. Accessed [day month year].
More Examples and explanations at Purdue's OWL site:
Citations show the research path someone took to develop an idea, and they provide leads for other researchers to discover information in related resources.
"When to cite?"
You need to cite when you directly quote someone else, and it's also important to cite when you refer to another person's ideas or when you outline someone else's argument or line of reasoning.
Subject Headings in CBBcat
SUBJECT HEADINGS in CBBcat
MORE like these in Philosopher's Index
Williams, E A. Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences24.Oct 88 (Oct 1988): 363-377.
Pasler, Jann. The Musical Quarterly89.4 (Winter 2006): 459-504.
Daget, S. Rev. franç. Hist. O.-Mer60 (1973): 511-548. You will need to request this through ILL.
La Grande encyclopédie, inventaire raisonné des sciences, des lettres et des arts,... look in the appropriate volume for the entry on RACES HUMAINES. There is an article of several pages, scientifically subdivided and categorized. This 19th-century encyclopedia is shelved near my office.
How books in Colby Storage appear in the catalog
Record for a book in storage as it appears in the CBB Catalog. Click where the arrow points to request.