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ENG 175: Literature and the Environment: Online Catalog

Search for Library Resources

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Use the library's online catalog to locate books, ebooks, films, and other materials.

  • To find books on a theme or issue in an author's work, enter the name of the author/work and a term that best conveys the issue you are researching, e.g. Thoreau Environmentalism.
  • Use the filters on the right to refine your search by date range, format, and other categories.
  • Change the "Relevance" sorting menu to "Date Descending" to retrieve more recent books first.
  • Click on the Holdings tab to view the book's location in ZSR.
  • Click on Table of Contents tab to view table of contents/chapter titles information for the book.
  • Click on "Subjects" lines to view additional books on related subjects.
    • Use the Advanced Search to combine two or more subjects.
    • Here are some subject terms for you to try out:
      • Environmentalism
      • "Environmental Protection in Literature"
      • "Environmental Policy"
      • "American Literature"
      • "Green Movement"
      • Ecocriticism

A sample list of search results:

A sample record page for a print book:

Browse the Stacks

ZSR Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to keep books with similar subjects near each other. You may want to check out these areas of the library to browse for books on environmentalism and literature. Look for call numbers that start like this:

  • GE - Environmental Sciences (Reynolds 7)
  • GF - Human ecology. (Reynolds 7)
  • JA 75.8 - Political Science -Theory - Politcal Ecology (Reynolds 4)
  • PN - Literature (General) (Reynolds 5)
  • PR - English Literature (Reynolds 3)
  • PS - American Literature (Reynolds 3)
  • QH - Natural History (General) (Reynolds 1)

Subject Guide

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Rosalind Tedford
Contact:
ZSR Library
Room 457A
336-758-5910

Subject Guide

Rosalind Tedford's picture
Rosalind Tedford
Contact:
ZSR Library
Room 457A
336-758-5910
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