The library subscribes to various databases specific to the field of history. In addition, there are cross-disciplinary databases that include citations to articles related to history, many of which are full text.
Books at the COC Library are shelved by Library of Congress Classification. In this system, books on history can be found in these call numbers: World History (D call number range) and History of the Americas (E - F call number ranges). The library's eBook collections contain additional titles that pertain to historical topics.