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HIST488 Mass Incarceration beyond the New Jim Crow (Main)

Finding E-Books

Search our library catalog, discoverE, for e-books. For detailed instructions on how to search discoverE for e-books, visit our guide on locating e-books.
Not finding what you need? You can contact us or request an e-book here.

Find Relevant Subjects

A subject heading is a specific word or phrase used to find and organize books and articles by topic. Subject headings can be a great way to easily find things related directly to your topic.  Once you have identified a book or article that is worthwhile, look at the subject headings.  In the library catalog, discoverE, these are found in the "catalog record" and you can click directly on the subject heading to get a list of books on the same subject. For this class, books on mass incarceration are indexed under subjects like these:

Finding Streaming Film

We have a large collection of films on mass incarceration and the prison system. You can find them via discoverE or by searching the databases below.