Writing 1340 (Summer 2017): Finding Books

Library Research Guide for Wendy Jones' class

Start your search from the homepage, or go directly to the library catalog:

Start with a broad search, using just one, or a few, terms.

Use quotation marks around phrases.

If you retrieve a large number of results, add terms to narrow your search.

Fewer terms = broader search (casting your net, widely)

More terms = narrower, more focused search.



Or select the Advanced Search for more powerful search capabilities: