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Bio 1: Library Research for Science Students

9. OneSearch - Finding Books

Books (both print and e-books) provide comprehensive and authoritative treatment of a topic. Books are a good choice for locating definitions, overviews, explanations of theories, and historical treatments of a topic.

Here is a 7 slide tutorial on using OneSearch.

Optional: Subject Searching

Once you’ve found a book closely related to your topic, use the book’s subject headings to help you find additional resources on the same topic. Click on Details to see subjects associated with the book. Click on the ones that interest you to find other books on the subject.




Click on the Subjects that interest you to find other books on the subject.