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Using the Library: Books

General guide for using the library and its resources.
Students may check out up to 10 books at a time and keep them for 4 weeks.  Student ID/photo ID required.  Reserve items have different loan periods.

Catalog Search Tips

Think Broadly. Remember to think broadly when searching for books - that is, to realize that your specific topic will probably be treated in books that cover a broader subject.  For example, if you're a nursing student looking for advice on test taking, start by looking for books about nursing in general, then get more specific.

Click on "Details":

Once you find a book relevant to your topic, use the subject headings or virtual browse or to help you find more:

LC Call Numbers