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Searching the Library Catalog for An Author as SUBJECT

In the library catalog, try the Subject searches shown below to research a country or person using the PERSIA method. In the search results, look for subheadings pertaining to your time period, such as 17th century.  For some of these searches, you will need to click the Advanced Search link, then enter your search as a combined search of two subjects.


  • SUBJECT:   politics and culture Great Britain
  • SUBJECT:  Great Britain politics and government

Advanced search:

SUBJECT: William Shakespeare                And   

SUBJECT:  political and social views


  • SUBJECT:  Great Britain economic conditions
  • SUBJECT:  Great Britain economic policy

Advanced search:

SUBJECT: William Shakespeare                And   

SUBJECT:  finance personal


  • SUBJECT: religion and politics Great Britain
  • SUBJECT: Great Britain religion

Advanced search:   

SUBJECT: William Shakespeare        And

SUBJECT:  religion


  • SUBJECT: religion and politics Great Britain
  • SUBJECT: Great Britain religion

Advanced search:   

SUBJECT: William Shakespeare     And

SUBJECT:  religion


  • SUBJECT: Great Britain intellectual life
  • SUBJECT: Intellectuals Great Britain

Advanced search:   

SUBJECT: William Shakespeare   And  

SUBJECT:  philosophy

  • SUBJECT: arts, British

Advanced search:   

SUBJECT: William Shakespeare   And  

SUBJECT:  aesthetics