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Getting Started With Research Resources: 2. Books & eBooks

Information on how to find resources for research, evaluate, and ethically cite them, as well as writing and citation help.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Email GraphicInterlibrary Loan (ILL) is a free service that allows you to request books, videos, and articles from other libraries.

How does it work?
Find the book, video or other article you want. Check to make sure the CSS Library does not have it or have online access to it. Then, fill out an online form. 

More information about interlibrary loan

Instructions on how to do an interlibrary loan

Other Library Catalogs

Can't find what you are looking for in the CSS Library? Try searching the following library catalogs and then submit an interlibrary loan requestion for them:

CSS Library Catalog

ScholastiCAT - Use to find books, masters projects, videos, popular reading,
books on CD, and other materials owned by the CSS Library

CSS Library's Pop Reading Section

Instructions on how to use ScholastiCAT


Search the CSS Library's eBook collection of over 120,000 titles to find electronic books on your topic.

Here are links for more help:

How to Cite a Book or eBook