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English Composition 105: Expository Writing (Topic: Photos): Books

D. Gordon - Guide to Library Resources & Research Help

Suggested Search Terms

When searching for books of images in the Cofrin Library catalog, the following search terms may be useful:

Documentary Photography

Photojournalism

War Photographers

Search@UW - one search for books, articles, and more

Search@UW - Using one search, you can discover books from the UW libraries and UWGB, plus articles, and more. 

 

Books & Media @ Other UW Libraries - Search@UW

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.

Books & Media from Other Libraries - WorldCat

WorldCatWorldCat is a library catalog that lists over 1.5 billion books, media and other materials from over 70,000 libraries worldwide.

Many of these items you can have sent to you here at UWGB for free.

As you search, click on the red Find It button and sign in to request the book/library item. We will e-mail you when your item(s) get delivered to UWGB for pick-up. 

From Our Bookshelves

Google Books

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.

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