Locating Books Locally and from Far Away
Useful Subject Headings
Executive Power -- United States
Executive Power -- United States -- History
Presidents -- United States
Call Numbers for Books on the Presidency and Presidents
Books on the Executive Branch have a call number between JK 501 and JK 868. They are on the 3rd floor of the Library.
The link below is to the Library of Congress Classification Code for the History of the Americas. Click on United States and scroll down until you find the administration of the president in which you are interested. The call numbers are in the left column. These books are on the 2nd floor of the Library.
Print Reference Sources
Journals on the Presidency
Finding Scholarly Information on Google
Search Google more effectively by using Google Scholar (see box below) and Google Advanced Search. To use Google Advanced Search, type in a search as you usually would, then scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Advanced Search. A form will come up with several options to limit the search. These include various ways to select a combination of words, language, reading level, domain, date of last update, and several more. Try it, it will help you zero in on just the websites you want!