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ICT 114: Composition & Communication in the Digital Age 1: Finding Books

Fall 2018

Introduction

While you may not need books for other assignments in this course, it's helpful to know how to find them, and the information below outlines how to do that.

Introduction to InfoKat Discovery

InfoKat Discovery can be a good place to start your research, as you can search for all types of information there (articles, books, and much more).

If you search InfoKat Discovery as the "Library Catalog," it will help you find library materials UK owns, such as books, videos, maps, music, and much more.

The InfoKat Discovery Guide is extremely helpful for learning how to use this powerful tool.

Finding a Book on the Shelf

How to Find a Book on the Shelf provides a brief, basic overview of Library of Congress call numbers, provides practice putting them in order, and explains how to find a book in Young Library.

Interactive Overview of Young Library

This interactive overview of Young Library shows the services, collections, and amenities available on each floor and may be helpful in locating a book on the shelf. If you have questions, just use the Ask Us service or stop by the Reference Desk on the second floor.