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Research Guides

EDUC 215: Understanding and Improving Schools: Find Books

Search SuperSearch

SuperSearch is a great place to start for journal articles, books and almost everything else the library has, in one easy to use interface.

To use SuperSearch, visit it at wellesley.edu/lts and type in keywords or a book title.

In the filters on the left-hand side of the screen, choose eBooks and Books from the Source Type list to filter for all books.

Screenshot: To find all books, check off the eBooks and Books options in the Source Types filter on the left side of the SuperSearch results page.

Borrowing from Elsewhere

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Can't find what you're looking for at Wellesley?

Use WorldCat Discovery to search and request directly from libraries worldwide via Interlibrary Loan.

Questions? Interlibrary Loan Guide

Search the Library Catalog

The catalog is a great tool to use to find specific books or to browse for similar ones. Try entering a keyword or title above! 

In the results page, you can filter using the options on the right-hand side. Filter by language, publication date, topic, and more.

 

Catalog search tips

Use and to combine terms in your search | testing and standards

Use or to expand results | elementary or primary

Use * to find variant endings, or as a wild card | child*   wom*n

Use " " to search words as a phrase | "charter school"