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CMAT 101 DeWitt: Books

Why use books for Research?

Why use books for research?

  • Detailed analysis of a topic
  • Background information
  • Overview of big issue
  • Use bibliographies/references in books to find additional sources

Search for books

Keywords: academic support service college writing center student writing 

1. Search keywords: college writing centers-

2. See the book: Centers for learning : writing centers and libraries in collaboration Note: Summary, TOC and Subject Links.

3. Under Get it in the Library, use information and Call Number Locator to see where this book lives.

4. Cite/export this book to Easybib.

5. Leave this library catalog page open and return to the research guide.

Found it in the catalog? Use the call number locator to find it in the building.

Call Number Locator - The call number of a library item is like a home address. Copy and paste any call number you find in the library catalog to see where it lives in the library.