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HONR 212: Exercise is Medicine: Find Books

In the research process: BOOKS

1. Explore topic basics (casual web searching)

2. Background (library catalog: books)

3. Current research (library databases: journal articles)

4. Support your argument (source citation)

5. Drafts & revisions (research librarians & Writing Center)

    Search for books

    The library has a good collection in health sciences. For your needs, you may be looking at some basic sciences and biology books as well. Check out this step-by-step tutorial to learn how to find books in the library.

    Books can be searched in two ways:

    • by using the Classic Catalog
    • by using SU Libraries Quick search from the library homepage

    We also have a good collection of electronic books. Check the eBooks box for more information.



    There are over 100,000 Ebooks in Library's collection. Ebooks can be used 24/7 from any computer with an internet connection. Here's a tutorial to search eBooks 

    Google Book Project

    Google Book Search