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Please check the Reserve Shelf for individual books on specific amendments and related topics

Books may only be checked out after 2pm and

MUST be returned by 8AM the next morning before Homeroom

Reference Books

 

REF 342.73 CON     Constitutional Amendments,1789 to the present.

                                       1 Vol., gives: original text, overview, origins and history,
                                        
through the centuries including related court cases

 

REF 342.73 CON    The Constitution and its Amendments.

      vols. 1-4             Vol. 1: General background; Vol. 2 – 4: Specific amendments,  
                                      
listed in chronological/numerical order. Original text, origins and background, 
                                       
history, and issues surrounding the amendment

 
REF 342.73 HER       The Heritage guide to the Constitution.
                                         Beginning on p.302, reviews and summarizes keyword issues for each
                                         amendment
 

REF 342.73 PEN     *Constitutional Amendments, from freedom of speech to flag                                       burning.

                                  Vol.1: Amendments 1 -8
                                        Vol. 2: Amendments 9 - 17
                                        Vol. 3: Amendments 18 – 27, and unratified amendments
                                                   Original text, origins, interpretation, issues, court cases, summatio
                                                       

REF 342.73 VIL   Constitutional Amendments, proposed amendments, and                                            amending issues.

                                          1 Vol., arranged alphabetically by keyword, with cross referencing
 

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Mrs. Driscoll

Middle School Librarian

Episcopal Academy

484-424-1536

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"Subjects" are in the left hand column: books for this project are listed under 
LAW

Click on individual book covers of the reference book you want to use:
then search by keyword for information on your Amendment.

One of the print reference books from the center LibGuide box can be found here:
The Constitutional Amendments, from Freedom of Speech to Flag Burning.

 

Quick Reference Websites

Do not use Google!

Constitution of the United States - World Digital Library
US Library of Congress, 2016

National Constitution Center
National Constitution Center, n.d.

LII | US Constitution | Constitution | US Law/ LII Legal Information Institute
Cornell University Law School, n.d.