How do I find a book in the Academy Library?
I found a book in Biblion -- How do I get it?
Once you searched Biblion and found the item you need, use the location, call number, and status information to locate the item on the shelf.
I found an e-book in Biblion -- How do I view it?
Under the title of the book click on Website. This will open the full-text of the e-book avaible through our Ebrary collection.
1. When first searching use a broad KEYWORD. Make sure to use the most recent scholarship by sorting the results by date.
Example Keyword Searches
2. Once you've found an item that looks promising, take a look at the subject headings assigned to it (they are blue and underlined). When you click on the link, it will take you to a list of every book in the Library with that same subject heading. This is a good way to narrow your search results.
Example Subject Heading
Here are the Dewey Decimal System areas for some varying items of Psychology
150 = Field of Psychology
300 = Social Issues (ex. Race, Prejudice)
600 = Clinical Conditions