You can search for books by entering your search terms in the search box and clicking the Search button. Your search will take you to the Primo OneSearch library catalog, where you can view books on your search topic(s).
Possible search terms for the catalog:
Medieval AND "daily life"
"Middle Ages" AND "daily life"
Italy AND "social customs"
"American arts and crafts movement"
Victorian AND "daily life"
Furniture AND "art deco"
"Interior design" AND 1960s
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Example: "Victorian era" AND "daily life"
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"Middle ages" AND costume site:.edu
"industrial age" AND "daily life" site:(.edu OR .gov OR .org)
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