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HIST 30: The French Revolution: Books

Selected E-Books

How to Find More E-Books

Courses are online this quarter so you may want to focus on ebooks. Here's how to search for ebooks:

  1. Go to the library home page ( 
  2. Click on the "Streaming Videos/eBooks" tab at the top. In the e-Books search box, enter keywords describing your topic. 

For example:

French Revolution

French Revolution and women

France and revolution and citizenship

If you do find a book that you need, the library also offers curbside pick up or delivery of books. To find out more information, please reference our Library and Learning Commons Services Update - COVID-19 guide.

A Few Tips about E-Books

  • To access the full text of the eBooks, just click on the link in the record.  
  • You will be asked to authenticate by entering your SCU Id and Password
  • When you find a book that sounds promising, go through the table of contents carefully to select the most relevant chapters for your topic.
  • You can read the book online and you can usually download a few chapters.  However, the actual number of pages you can download or print is not consistent among publishers.

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