Will Elsbury, Reference Librarian, Researcher and Reference Services Division
Created: June 20, 2018
Last Updated: February 3, 2020
This guide identifies published books on the American Civil War that are in the Library of Congress Main Reading Room Reference Collection. The purpose of this guide is to present researchers with selected reference sources readily available in the Main Reading Room through which they can begin and expand their scope of study of the American Civil War. Many of these sources should also be available at academic and public libraries.