History - Holocaust: Getting Started

Catalog Searches

Here are some sample searches for books and videos in our library catalog. You can limit it to online resources by clicking on the check box next to "Full Text Online" on the left side of the screen and then clicking "Apply Filter." If you are looking for articles, use some of these search terms in one of our Databases.


anti-nazi movement



concentration camps germany

eugenics germany

hitler, adolf

hitler youth

holocaust (also searches Shoah)  For stories by individuals, use holocaust - personal narratives

holocaust denial   Note:  This is books about the holocaust denial movement.  The books that are written by holocaust deniers are found with the holocaust search.  If you want to read it, it might be easiest to identify one from a website, and then look for that title.

national socialism and nazi party

fascism.  Fascism is a term for the political philosophy that advocates the supremacy of a national or ethnic group, contempt for democracy, and advocacy for a single authoritarian national leader.  The Nazis were fascists, but there were many fascist countries in Europe that shared some traits of the Nazi party, but not others.  Italy under Mussolini was the first.  Other fascist nations included Germany, Spain, and Hungary.



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