This is the "Home" page of the "How to Find Books" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content
Articles & Media Books & eBooks Help About
       

How to Find Books   Tags: books, how to, research  

Get the overview of how to find books, search WorldCat, find eBooks, find books on the shelves, get books from other libraries and more.
Last Updated: May 23, 2016 URL: http://libguides.com.edu/findbooks Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

Home Print Page
  Search: 
 

You Might Like

Guides

Books & eBooks
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Aug 24, 2016
Search our catalog for books, read eBooks, find out what new books we have, books, see what other libraries have and more.
4,456 views this year
Open Access eBooks
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Nov 17, 2016
Read the full text of eBooks online 24/7 with Internet access for free! Get the best free sources to access or download eBooks to your computer or mobile device.
1,137 views this year
Library Collections
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Nov 10, 2016
Find out about COM Library book, eBook, media and database collections.
409 views this year
Textbook Checkout
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Sep 23, 2016
Find all textbooks and other items on reserve for your courses.
1,418 views this year

How Do I Get Started?

The best way to get started depends on whether you want print books, eBooks or what your topic is, but if you start with WorldCat, you can search for print and eBooks at the same time.

COM Library Guides collect the best books and eBooks for your subjects. Look for tabs or boxes labeled Books or eBooks in the guides.

Use the links below to find the best ways to search for print books and eBooks.

What if COM Library Doesn't Have the Book I Want?

If COM Library does not have the book you want, you can use WorldCat to see if libraries nearby have it. You can find out how and learn about more options from this  guide:

How To Guides

How to Use EBSCOhost eBooks
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Nov 28, 2016
How to access and use the thousands of eBooks in COM Library's EBSCOhost eBooks collection.
1,330 views this year
How to Use Gale GVRL eBooks
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Sep 3, 2016
How to access and use the eBooks in COM Library's Gale GVRL eBooks collection.
279 views this year
How to Use Gale GVRL Literature eBooks
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Sep 3, 2016
How to access and use the literature eBooks in COM Library's Gale GVRL eBooks collection.
52 views this year
How to Use WorldCat
by Kathryn Park - Last Updated Aug 1, 2016
Use WorldCat to search for items in COM Library, including thousands of books, eBooks and Media items collected to support your classes at College of the Mainland.
1,256 views this year

Author

Profile Image
Kathryn Park

 
Description

Loading  Loading...

Tip