To browse for more materials about the Bronx in the Barnard/Columbia libraries, you can start with the subject heading Bronx (New York, N.Y.). From there, try the following to narrow your results:
Limit the results just to to books, video, and other medium using the Format filter.
Check out the other Subject Headings (e.g., Social conditions or City Planning).
Find primary sources such as Maps, Fiction, Biography, Zines, etc. in the Subject (Genre) filter.
You may also encounter Bronx (New York) used as a subheading in CLIO and other library catalogs - for example, "Architecture New York (State) Bronx (New York)". To locate these materials, try creating search strings with the topic you are interested in and adding the word Bronx as one of your search terms.
The following are selected books about or set in the Bronx, or that include chapters or extensive coverage of the Bronx. Note: The list includes link to books available from Barnard/Columbia libraries, but you are encouraged to look for books available through the New York Public Library, too. Any student in NYC is eligible to apply for a NYPL card and check out materials.
Many thanks to the folks at designing the WE's Undesign the Redline project for much of the non-fiction section of this list.
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