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A guide to finding primary and secondary sources in WVU library collections.

E Books

The Libaries offer a growing collection of ebooks, available through the web.  No downloads or readers are necessary.

Interlibrary Loan

You can use interlibrary loan (ILLiad) to request materials not owned by the WVU Libraries.  Register to create an account.  Rare or manuscript materials may not be available for loan. 

Primary Sources in Print

  Search Catalogs

The Libraries have rich collections of scholarly books on historical topics.  Search Mountainlynx by keywords or phrases to begin, for example, the names of people or countries.