Relevent call number ranges for searching or browsing:
|HD9397||Information on the brewing industry.|
|FJ||Information on temperance and prohibition.|
|TP573 & TP577||Information on beer and brewing history.|
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Below is a list of Library of Congress Subject Headings that can aid in catalog searches of the collection.
Brewing Industry --
Brewing Industry United States
Brewing Industry Law and Legislation United States
Alcoholic beverage industry
Malt liquors Law and Legislation United States
Brewing Industry United States Periodicals
Liquor Industry United States
United States Brewers’ Association
Anheuser-Busch, in. History
Beer Industry United States History
Brewing industry periodicals
Labor Unions United States
Beer United States
Brewing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
For legislation related to brewing, use the subject “Brewing industry -- Law and legislation -- United States.”
There are tools to help search through U-M Library’s general collections and many databases. Using Mirlyn’s advanced search, resources can be found by specifying call number ranges, subjects, title, author, or keyword. One very effective way to find information on brewing history in the United States is to use subject headings provided by the Library of Congress. Call numbers can help refine your search as well.