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History 3016 (THO) - The Contemporary U.S. since 1963

Accessing Resources

If you are unable to access the electronic books or streaming video listed below, please email Emily Smock (

Clicking on any of the links will bring up the catalog record on the library website, those items on reserve will have "Thompson Library Reserve" in the location column followed by how long they check out for.

If the status is "Available" the item is ready to be checked out.

If the status is "Due" followed by a date and time, the item is checked out and due back at the indicated date and time.

If the title of the book is not a link to the catalog record, the item hasn't arrived yet, and it isn't ready to check out.

In order to access these materials, you can check out these books and/or DVDs from the circulation desk of Thompson Library, located on the first floor at the east end of the building.

To check out materials please have a valid photo ID such as your BuckID, Driver's License, or digital BuckID on the OSU mobile app. 

Fines for reserve items can be significant and these items must be returned back to Thompson Library circulation desk (Fine Information Link).

Find out more information about Thompson Library such as today's hours (Thompson Library Link).

Instructor: David Stebenne

Physical Books or DVDs in Thompson Library

Title Author Call Number # of Copies Loan Period
Eyes on the prize : America's civil rights years, 1954-1965 Williams, Juan KF4757 .W52 2013  c.2 1 2 hour
Green metropolis : why living smaller, living closer, and driving less are the keys to sustainability Owen, David GF504.N7 O95 2010 1 2 hour
Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America Ehrenreich, Barbara HD4918 .E375 2011  c.3 1 2 hour
The origins of the Vietnam War Logevall, Fredrik DS557.6 .L64 2001 1 2 hour
Populuxe Hine, Thomas NK1404 .H54 1986  c.2 1 2 hour
Ronald Reagan and the triumph of American conservatism Tygiel, Jules E877 .T94 2006 1 2 hour
The seventies : the great shift in American culture, society, and politics Schulman, Bruce J. E169.12 .S375 2001 1 2 hour

Electronic Resources

Title Author Call Number Link to Catalog Record