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This page, added in September 2019, just provides links to some of the electronic resources mentioned in the library instruction session.
Online catalog (to find books and e-books)
Library of Congress classification for books on the U.S. (E-F)
Gale Virtual Reference Library (PDF for several multi-volume reference books, including Dictionary of American History, Women in American History, Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture 2008 edition, and the Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, 2013 edition).
JSTOR (use quotation marks for phrases, e.g. “great plains,” “dust bowl”
I recommend trying the two databases above first. Other possibilities:
For full text of books published before 1923, you may want to try the following: