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Challenge Library Guide for Geology: Books & eBooks

Search for books at the PSU Library

When you search for a  book in the PSU Library catalog, look for this green link, Available at PSU Library Shelves, then select it. Write down the location and the call number. Click on View Map to find the call number and floor.

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Narrow the search results to show available eBooks by selecting Available at PSU and eBooks. Then click Online Access to navigate to the full text ebook. 

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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.

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