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HUM 2020: Intro to Humanities, Prof. Morgan-King Arthur & Robin Hood: Reference Books

Professor Morgan's King Arthur V. Robin Hood Assignment

Using Reference Books

1) Reference books CANNOT be checked out by students. They may be used only within the library.

2) Reference books are located in the center of the library, behind the Reference Desk.

3) Pages can be photocopied: 10 cents for a black-and-white page OR 50 cents for a color page.

Polk State College offers printing, copying, and scanning services in the libraries and TLCCs at the Lakeland and Winter Haven campuses and the JD Alexander Center and Center for Public Safety. The self-serve printers accept credit/debit cards and BankMobile cards. They will not accept cash.

There are five ways to print to a self-serve print station:

  • Print via email – email files to print@printme.com and receive a printing code and barcode to use at any print station.
  • Print via cloud-based server – access OneDrive or Google Drive from any print station.
  • Print via USB – access files off a USB from any print station.
  • Print via PrintMe app – download the PrintMe app from Google Play or the App Store and send prints from your mobile device.
  • Print via Polk State computers – send prints from most Polk State computers.

Reference Books

(SPECIAL NOTE: Look up "Arthur" for King Arthur & "Robin Hood" for Robin Hood. Most of these books are arranged alphabetically, i.e. "Arthur" under the "A" entries up front)

Bulfinch's Mythology. REF BL 310 .B82 1978 (NOTE: Look up both men either in the Table of Contents or Index)  

Dictionary of Celtic Mythology. RED BL 900 .M445 1998 c.1 (Arthur only)

The Encyclopedia of Celtic Mythology and Folklore. REF BL 900 .M66 2008

The Facts on File Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend: Volume 1. REF BL 303 .M45 2004 v.1 (Arthur only)

The Facts on File Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend: Volume 2. REF BL 303 .M45 2004 v.2 (Robin Hood only)

The Greenwood Encylopedia of World Folklore and Folklife: Europe: Volume 3. REF GR 35 .G75 2006 v.3 (NOTE: Look up both men in the Index)

Macmillan Profiles: Myths and Legends. REF GR 74 .M97 2000 c.1

Medieval Folklore. REF GR 35 .M43 2002 

The Oxford Companion to World Mythology. REF BL 312 .L44 2005 ("King Arthur" only)

Standard Dictionary of Folklore: Volume 1. REF GR 35 .F8 1949 v1  (Arthur only)

Standard Dictionary of Folklore: Volume 2. REF GR 35 .F8 1949 v2  (Robin Hood only)

Subject Guide

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