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Library Research Guides CSTU 101 General Guide to Finding Books & E-books
A guide on how to find and use the library's e-books, including information about downloading and device compatibility.
This link takes you to the ILL sign-in page. Create an account in Illiad, and you can request books, videos and more from other libraries across the country.
Use WorldCat to search through resources available in libraries around the world. Then use Interlibrary Loan to request it.
Library of Congress Subject Guides
Finding and Getting Books
Your two best places for finding books will be from our
and from library catalog . worldcat
LU Online Students -- Please take note of our delivery services found here.
** Worth Noting **
Some students mention that they can't find enough books on their topic.
If you've found one book in our physical collection, the others in the area should be on the same or similar topic.
If you've found one book in our online collection, doing a search on the subject terms assigned to the book will help you find more books on that topic.
See if there is a bibliography or works cited/consulted section in your book. If the author thought these books helped in the creation of a book on that topic, they will likely help you as well.
Ask your professor for ideas for additional resources.
Ask a libarian for assistance.
WorldCat connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide
For more information, here is a brief tutorial on using