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Methods and Techniques of Social Research (50:920:301): Finding Books

Spring 2016

Finding Books

Begin your search for books in the Library Catalog. In the Search Box on our website, click on the "Books & Media" tab.

  • Select your search type  (words anywhere, title, author, subject)
  • Enter your search terms.
  • Use SUBJECT HEADINGS to assist your search.

More Options

  • Click More Options from the Search Box or go directly to the Library Catalog
  • Narrow by Library or use Advanced Search for more filters.

If the book is not available in Camden, you can request the item for delivery by clicking on "Book Delivery"

If the book is not available at Rutgers, you can request the item for delivery from another university by clicking on the EZ-Borrow button.

Sound Recordings and non-circulation books (BOOK-N) are requested by clicking on the Special Request button.

Finding Electronic Books

You can search the Rutgers Library Catalog for Electronic Books:

1. Choose Advanced Search (Click More Options)

2. Enter your search information (author, title, keyword, etc) in the appropriate fields. 

3. Select Library: RU-ONLINE (Rutgers Digital Library)

4. Select Format: Books

5. Click SEARCH button

Results will be limited to electronic resources that are books. Click on the link to access the document.

You can also visit our Electronic Books page. Not all items listed on this page are located in the Library Catalog.

How Do I find electronic books (e-books)?