PADM 5900: Consulting for Government and Nonprofit Organizations (Spring 2018)

Looking for Books on a Topic?

Looking for books on a topic? See this tutorial on searching the library catalog to see how to do a very general keyword search for your subject in the library catalog, find a relevant book, check under Availability to see how you can access it in print (look for the library, call number [book location] and availability) or online (look for the full text link), and find the subject headings.

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Google Books

Cornell has a partnership with Google and has scanned lots of books which are available to you online.

Find an overview report or background information

Instead of diving right into the article literature, try seeing if there's an overview report available.