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(Note: You can also find articles and all other types of formats searching in InfoKat Discovery, but for a more targeted, powerful search to locate relevant articles try the database's native interface.)
Try starting with a keyword search
Enter words that describe your topic (names, places, events, etc.).
When you find a book on your topic, examine its subject headings for relevance to your topic.
Click on a hyperlinked subject heading to perform subject heading search and retrieve related books.
You can also try performing a subject heading search in InfoKat Discovery, if you know a Library of Congress subject heading such as:
Great Britain -- History
Great Britain -- History -- 18th century
Great Britain -- Social life and customs
Great Britain -- Church history
Keep in mind that there are still many Library of Congress subject headings relevant to British History that do not begin with "Great Britain -- History" such as:
Fires -- England -- London
World War, 1939-1945 -- England
Wales -- History -- Early works to 1800
Serendipity through Browsing the Stacks
Often times you'll find relevant books on your topic just by simply browsing the stacks.
The following call number ranges contain works relevant to American history:
DA1-995-DA690 : History of Great Britain - British Empire - England