Our collections related to travel include:
Manuscripts and scrapbooks are described in the SCRC database. You can search that using the box to the left. Published travel narratives and guides for travelers are catalogedi n Swem Library's catalog, searchable in the box below.
Use the library catalog to search for books.
You can also do a quick search here:
Sample Basic Searches:
|Title||Enter title without beginning "A", "An", "The"|
||Enter last name, then first (e.g. Einstein, Albert)
Good for starting a search for books on a topic; then use
|Subject||Tricky! Need to know Library of Congress subject headings.|
To find books in the SCRC, click on "advanced search" from the library catalog page and select "Swem Library" in the library menu and "Rare books" in the item type menu Travel books typically are found under the subject "[Geographical location]--Description and travel." You also could use travel as a keyword.
Not finding what you need in Swem? Please look at WorldCat which contains books from libraries all over the world.