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Searching for Print & eBooks

Once you've found general, background information on your topic, it's time to find more in-depth information. One way is to find books that you can check out at the TCC Library. You can search the library catalog for books by doing a keyword search (e.g., literacy, or emotional intelligence) by clicking the link(s) below.

Search Tips

  1. Type in your keywords in the search box and click the "Search" button
  2. Take note of the format of the results. You can narrow down to print books or e-books by clicking one of the boxes.
  3. Take note of the publication date range. You can narrow down results to a specific data range.
  4. Click the title of the book for more detailed info
  5. Take note of the format of the book. An e-book will have an "E" icon; a print book will have a book icon.
  6. If it's an e-book, then you can click the "Electronic access" link to read the book online.
  7. You can also text any book record to yourself.

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Screenshot of library catalog search for language AND identity

Featured Books

Scroll through some featured titles below, or click to learn more and/or access.

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