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HIST 358: The Self before the Selfie (HC)

History 358: The Self before the Selfie (Graham) Spring 2018

Identifying Relevant Books

Use the Tripod catalog to look for relevant books owned by Haverford, Bryn Mawr and Swarthmore.

The following subject searches are a sampling of possibilities. To find materials on a topic, try doing a keyword search in the Tripod Catalog to find relevant materials and then using the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more material.

          women conduct of life early works to 1800 [Subject Search]

          cosmetics history [Subject Search]

          oriental despot* [keyword search]

Tripod - For locating books, journals, and other materials held in the Tri-College libraries. Deliveries within the Trico usually arrive in one or two days. Use the "Request" button. Note books marked as Locker are available on campus 24-7.  Books in the Warehouse can be requested for same day or next day delivery Monday through Friday.



WorldCat - An important place to look for many materials not owned by the Tri-College Libraries. This combined library catalog contains more than 300 million records describing items owned by libraries around the world. Many of these items are available to you though interlibrary loan.



Interlibrary Loan and E-ZBorrow - Request items that are not available in Tripod on this page. Note that PALCI E-Z Borrow provides books in as little as 3 days.  For books not in E-Z Borrow, request though Interlibrary Loan (ILL).  Again materials may arrive in as little as 3 days.   For journal articles not in Tripod, request through Article Delivery.  Most are delivered to you electronically.

Masculinity and Fashion

Watteau, Francois Louis Joseph.  Plate appearing in the Galerie des Modes, 1770s (?) (Source: Wikimedia Commons)