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History 101: History of Western Civilization To 1715

This library research guide provides an introduction to library resources related to History 101 courses.

Audiovisual Resources

Streaming videos are viewable online. Search for more using the Films on Demand Database or AVON: Academic Video Online.

The Renaissance, Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment: Civilizations and Ideas

The 14th – 18th centuries was a notable period in history that radically transformed the way we see the world and our place in it. Traditional understandings and worldviews faced major challenges and changes in science, philosophy and society.


Great Empires of the Past: Core Concepts Video Clip Library

This video clip library of 36 two-minute segments provides a concise survey of 12 history-changing empires.


DVDs must be viewed in the library. Search for more using the SC4 Library Catalog.