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HIS 204 - Civil War: Find E-books

The American Civil War

Gale Virtual Reference Library


 Gale Virtual Reference Library's encyclopedias and specialized reference sources cover a variety of subjects and are a good place to gain background knowledge on a topic.  Gale Virtual Reference Library is available to read on your computer, download, or print.  Listen as it reads from titles such as

  • American Civil War, 2013
  • American Civil War : A State by State Encyclopedia, 2015
  • American Civil War Reference Library, 2000
  • American Eras: Primary Sources, 2013
  • Atlas of the Civil War, 2004
  • Civil War Special Forces, 2014
  • Gale Library of Daily Life: American Civil War, 2008
  • The World of the Civil War, 2015

Ebook Central ~ A few of the many titles available with your single sign-on

New EBook Central Civil War Titles

New EBook Central Civil War Titles part 2

Ebook Central Titles Include

Ebook Central has over 600 books relating to the United States Civil War.  Titles include:


Available in OverDrive


Search Kirtland Library's OverDrive collection for more Civil War titles.  Contact the Library for your OverDrive PIN.

Hathi Trust Digital Library

Examples of some of the Civil War books available online through Hathi Trust:

The Lincoln Financial Foundation Books and Pamphlets Collection

Use the search box in the upper right to search within the collection. Once you click on an item, you can see if there's a "download this document" box on the left.

How to Access

E-books are available from a several of the library's collections.  To access e-books in