Finding a book about Manifest Destiny
You have access to over 57,000 printed books and 150,000 electronic books. To find books about MANIFEST DESTINY, please type that term into the search box for the Online Catalog
Also try the 80,,000 electronic books in the ebrary collection. Please type Manifest Destiny into the search box. You go to "FInd E-books Only" under the photograph on the JSCC Library home page to get to ebrary.
If you need a book that the JSCC Library doesn't own, please contact Sara Saddler at firstname.lastname@example.org
Provide her with the author, title, date of publication and publisher.
The Library then asks another library to loan us the book. We use the Online College Library Center to connect us to most academic libraries in the country.
It takes about 2 weeks for a book to be sent here from another library.
Difference Between Primary and Secondary Sources
Using Google Scholar to find Journal Articles on Manifest Destiny
Google Scholar provides access to scholarly articles dealing with Manifest Destiny. Some of the articles are not available in full-text.
You will see the designation "Eresources at JSCC" when the article is in the JSCC Library.
Also you can click on JSTOR and get those articles from the JSCC Library. Other articles will be available, but not all are in full text.
Finding Journal Articles About Manifest Destiny
Citing your Sources
Finding Background Information about Manifest Destiny
Here are some excellent resources that provide overviews about Manifest Destiny.