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Resource Guide:
Twentieth-Century Europe

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
Great Britain, 20th CenturyDA 566-592
Austria, 19th-20th CenturiesE 740-837.7
Austrian Republic, 1918DB 96-99.2
Austria, 1938-1955DB 99-99.1
Hungary, 1945-1989DB 955.9-957.5
France, 20th centuryDC 361-424
France, 1940-1946DC 397
France Fourth Republic, 1947-1958DC 398-409
France Fifth Republic, 1958DC 411-424
Germany, 1871-1914DD 217-228.7
Germany, 1914-1918DD 228-232
Germany, 1918DD 233-257.4
Germany, 1933-1945DD 253-256.8
Greece, 20th CenturyDF 833-854.32
Italy, 1919-1945DG 571-572
Belgium, 20th CenturyDH 677-694
Russia, 1917-1921DK 265
USSR, 1918-1991DK 266-292
Spain, 1936-1939DP 269

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Europe, History, 1914
  • Europe, Armed Forces, History, 20th Century
  • Europe, Civilization, 20th Century
  • Europe, Social Conditions, 20th Century
  • Europe, Administrative and Political Divisions, History, 1918-1945
  • Europe, Autonomy and Independence Movements, History, 20th Century
  • Europe, Central, Civilization, 20th Century
  • Europe, Central, Economic Conditions, 20th Century
  • Europe, Central, History, 20th Century
  • Europe, Economic Integration, History, 20th Century
  • Europe, Eastern, Economic Conditions, 1945-1989
  • Europe, Eastern, Politics and Government, 1945
  • Europe, Eastern, Ethnic Relations, History, 20th Century
  • European Union Countries, Economic Integration
  • Europe, Archival Resources
  • Europe, Boundaries, History, 20th Century
  • Europe, Western, Emigration and Immigration, History, 20th Century

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Europe united : power politics and the making of the European CommunityJZ 1570 .A5 R67 2011
Sociology of the European UnionHN 373.5 .S65 2011
Sexuality in Europe: A twentieth-century historyHQ 18 .E8 H47 2011
The Monuments men: Allied heroes, Nazi thieves, and the greatest treasure hunt in historyD 810 .A7 E23 2009
Women in twentieth-century EuropeHQ 1587 .A45 2007
FDR and the JewsE 807 .B745 2013
The Russian roots of NazismDD 78 .R87 K45 2004
One hundred years of socialismHX 238 .S27 1996
The violent muse : violence and the artistic imagination in Europe 1910-1939HX 240.7 .A6 B73
The European challenges post-1992: shaping factors, shaping actorsD 2009 .E878 1993
From Sarajevo to PotsdamCB 425 .T38
The Belgian economy in the twentieth centurye-Book
The European economy 1914-2000e-Book
Fascism in Europe, 1919-1945e-Book
Federalism and European union the building of Europe, 1950-2000e-Book
The German economy in the twentieth centurye-Book
Population politics in twentieth-century Europee-Book
Hitler’s museum DVD N 8796.3 Hitler’s Museum

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Social Europe Journal
  • Europe
  • Europe in Figures: Eurostat Yearbook
  • European Affairs
  • European Journal of International Law
  • Economic History Review
  • European Journal of Political Research
  • European Review of History
  • European Social Policy
  • European Union Studies Association Review
  • German Life and Letters
  • German Quarterly
  • Russian Studies in History
  • Swiss Political Science Review
  • European History Quarterly

Selected Websites and Digital Archives