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Guide for GSCM Students: Find Books

New Supply Chain Books

Check this Google Spreadsheet (log in with your PSU/ODIN ID) for a list of recently purchased supply chain books. 

Find Books at the PSU Library

Search the PSU Library catalog for books. When you find a pertinent book with a green Available at PSU Library shelves link, select it or the title link for the full record. Write down the location and call number. To locate the call number on a floor map, select the link, View Map. Check out the book at the 1st floor Circulation Desk.

screenshot of catalog record

Find Books Using Subjects

Find books on your topic by using a keyword search to find relevant subject headings. For example, search the keyword phrase, leadership AND diversity, in the PSU Library catalog. By clicking on Details for the first book, Diversity and Leadership, the subject headings lead to other relevant books on this topic.The Subject links in the left-hand column provide pertinent results too.

image of Subjects links for a book

Getting books from the PSU Library

As a PSU student, you will have access to books available at PSU and other libraries in the country. Here is how to find and request a book through our catalog:

** Remember, if you are a distance student (living over 30 miles away from campus), you can request home delivery of books. 

Request a Summit Book from the PSU Library Catalog

Check Find & Request to see whether a print book is either checked out or not in the PSU Library collection. You can request the book from Summit libraries, a partnership of academic libraries in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Be sure to sign in to see your request options! 

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Finding eBooks