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English Composition 105: Expository Writing (Topic: Cold Mountain): Find Books

J. Ronsman - Guide to Library Resources & Research Help

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UW LibrariesYou can visit any UW campus library and check out materials from there with your UWGB ID card. When you are finished, you can return materials back to its home library or at UWGB and we will send them back for you. You can also search for books and library materials in the entire UW library system:


  1. Type your keywords into the search box for UW Libraries books, media, & more.
  2. Find the item/s you would like to request and select the Request tab.
  3. Sign in with your UWGB user name and password.
  4. Be sure to select UWGB as the pick up location.

For students that cannot visit individual UW campuses, it is best to search for library materials in WorldCat.

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Search Google Books to find relevant materials on the topic you are researching. Many of the books will only give a "limited preview." Use Search@UW to locate a full copy of the books you are interested in.

Cofrin Library- Your Guide to Answers
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