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
Ebook Central has over 600 books relating to the United States Civil War. Titles include:
Search Kirtland Library's OverDrive collection for more Civil War titles. Contact the Library for your OverDrive PIN.
Examples of some of the Civil War books available online through Hathi Trust:
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.
E-books are available from a several of the library's collections. To access e-books in