ENGL 2290: U.S. Literature I: Find Books

Catalog Search

CS Library

Use the Columbus State library catalog to search for books, journals, eBooks, and audio-visual materials owned by Columbus State Community College.


Early American History
Book Series with Five Titles 

Cambridge Series

The Cambridge History
of American Literature

Volume 1: 1590-1820
Volume 2: 1820-1865

Recommended Books

The library contains literally hundreds of books featuring Early American Literature. These titles listed below are good starting points for contextualizing some of this literature, but more specialized titles exist as well. To find additional information on a specific author or piece of literature, try browsing the 810 section of the library, viewing the example subject searches, performing a keyword search in the catalog, or ask a librarian for help!


To find more relevant results, use subject headings.  In the library catalog choose "Subject" from the dropdown menu and type your subject term in the search box. Unlike keywords, subject headings help define what your material is about.

Example Searches

Use keyword and subject searches to find items in the library catalog. Here are words and phrases you might try:


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