American Literature: A Research & Reference Guide: Books
- Search UB Libraries' Catalog to locate books on your topic. There are four basic ways to search the Catalog:
- Keywords (use the Boolean operator "AND" to connect key terms) Sample search: immigration AND assimilation
- Title (omit initial articles such as ‘the' and ‘a')
Sample search: turn of the screw
- Subject begins with… (use Library of Congress subject headings) Sample search: american literature 20th century history and criticism
- Author (last name first) sample search: barthes, roland
- For more help searching the Catalog, see Help section of the Catalog or Contact a Librarian for assistance.