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AMST 591: Seminar in American Studies

This guide is for students in Penn State Harrisburg's AMST 591: Seminar in American Studies. It includes numerous scholarly resources, search tips, and other tools needed to develop a thesis or dissertation project.

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Library of Congress Classification (American Studies)

  • AM 10-100: Museums
  • BL 2500-2592: American Religion
  • E 11-143: American History: Native American and General U.S. History
  • F 1-975: American History: Regional and Local U.S. History (Pennsylvania is F146-160)
  • GR: Folklore (Folktales is GR 15-550)
  • GT: Manners and Customs: Costumes, Dress, Holidays, and Festivals
  • GV: Recreation: Sports, Games and Amusements, and Dancing
  • HQ: Family, Marriage, and Sexuality
  • M: Music
  • N-NA: Visual Culture/Fine Arts and Architecture
  • P 87-96: Communication and Mass Media
  • PN 1993-1999: Film and Film Studies
  • PR-PS: English and American Literature
  • TR: Photography
  • TR 845-899: Cinematography
  • TT: Handicrafts, Arts and Crafts, Fashion, Beauty Culture, and Sewing
  • TX: Home Economics: Cooking and Nutrition (American Cooking is TX 715)