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History: 79-259: France During World War II: 79-259

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Finding Journal Articles

Background

Finding Audio and Visual Resources

YouTube is a great resource for finding speeches, as well as other audio and visual clips from this period.  Just enter some relevant keywords, like Pétain, de Gaulle, French resistance, Vichy France, French collaborators, etc.

Finding Books

Use the links below to find books on your topic.  Some relevant subject terms (can also be used in a keyword search) might be:
France and History and German Occupation, 1940-1945
     or
World War, 1939-1945 and France
perhaps combined with one of these terms: 
     collaborationist
     underground movements 
     Personal narratives


  Reference librarians can help you select relevant terms and a good search strategy for your topic.

Finding Newspaper Articles

La Marseillaise, French National Anthem

History Librarian

Sue Collins
Contact:
Sue Collins
Senior Librarian
109G Hunt Library
4909 Frew St.
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh PA 15232
412-268-5019