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U.S. History: Home

Find Books and eBooks

Find books, eBooks, and more by searching CPTC's online library catalog and GALILEO.

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Selected Books and eBooks


“The Big Picture: America on the Move.” Films Media Group, 2008, Accessed 4 Mar. 2019.


The transcript for "American History Overview" can be found here.


Films on Demand logo

American History Overview is a segment of the film The Big Picture: America on the Move. Find it in Films on Demand, a GALILEO database.

Local Historic Sites


OpenAthens provides secure access to CPTC GALILEO resources through single sign-on when users are off campus.

CPTC students, faculty, and staff will use their full CPTC email address and password to log into GALILEO. 

GALILEO is still accessible on campus without having to log in. 

Magazines and Journals