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Quick Start to Research: Books in the Catalog

Guiding you through the research process.

ICC Library Catalog

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Boolean Operators

1. Use AND to combine terms

ex: Art AND history

2. Use OR to search related

terms, OR means more

ex: art OR history

3. Use NOT to eliminate a term

ex: art NOT history


AND, OR and NOT are called Boolean Operators.  These are the words you should use to combine your keyword search to get the best results for your topic.

LC Call Number

To browse the subject you want use the Library of Congress Classification scheme found here.