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Go to the library catalog at http://www.evc.edu/library and click on the link to BOOKS & MEDIA. Go to Advanced Search and using the drop down menu select Subject.
If you are looking for a book ABOUT a woman (in researching a "phenomenal woman") you can search the library catalog using a subject search. Select a Subject search using either the drop-down menu or the right-hand side navigation link.
Enter your subject's name in Last name, First name order.
For example: Mead, Margaret
If you don't find what you are looking for using a subject search, then you can try using a key word search in the catalog. With key word searching, you do not need to be as particular in what order you enter your names or terms.
Once you identify a book or other item of interest, you will need to get the details about that item by clicking on its hyperlinked
title. Be sure to write down the information about the item you want, including the title, it's location, and call number. If you need assistance in locating the item, see a librarian or another staff member.
Remember, you can search the Library Catalog at home 24/7!
Click on Articles and go to the A-Z list of databases
Click on E and open the Ebsco Ebook Collection
Search this collection as keyword or subject.
See an example here of a book about Zora Neale Hurston.
Or an Interview on video of Angela Davis
Title:Zora Neale Hurston : And A History Of Southern Life
Search the library catalog for books you can check out.
You can check out books in the library General Collection for 3 weeks. If you need to keep the book for a longer period of time, renew your books in person at the desk, online, or over the phone by calling the Circulation Desk at 408-270-6433. Checkout times may be different during COVID restrictions.
You will need to bring a Student ID card to check out all books and other library items. Your Student ID is also your copy card - so you will need it to make photocopies of library items.
DVDs, eBooks, and Other Media
We Real Cool: Black Men and Masculinity by Bell Hooks