Ancient Civilizations

A guide to information at the Elmhurst Public Library



Books on ancient civilizations, available for checkout, can be found under the call number [J 930]. Each individual civilization has its own call number, for example:

  • Ancient China  J 931
  • Ancient Egypt   J 932
  • Ancient Rome  J 937
  • Ancient Greece  J 938
  • Children’s Encyclopedia of the Ancient World  J 930 Chi
  • Ancient Civilizations: How People Lived Around the World  J 930 Hat
  • The Story of Civilization: Volume 1, The Ancient World  J 930 Bro

To find books on other civilizations, do a keyword search on the Library’s catalog, or ask a librarian for assistance.


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