Locating Books at Zahnow Library
Books are a great place to find background information on a topic. (sources that interpret and analyze primary sources and are one step removed from the event) are often published in scholarly books.
Note: Books may also contain primary sources in the form of autobiographies or memoirs.
To search for books in the library, type your keywords into the search box located on the library's homepage (We Search).
To view books that the library owns, select the "Catalog Only" limiter located on the left side of your results screen.
|If you are unable to find books on your topic in SVSU's library, you can request books from other Michigan libraries using MelCat. Look for the MelCat icon on your search results screen, or select the MelCat link from the library's homepage. For more information on ordering books through MelCat, click here.|