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E-books

E-books are located in two different places:
  • Some may be located by using the library’s catalogue and selecting "Electronic" item form. These records will have [electronic resource] in the title.
  • E-books can also be located by searching in e-book collections. Searching in these collections is the same as searching in a database. Recommended e-book collections:

Ebrary

Oxford Scholarship Online

SpringerLink

MyiLibrary

EBSCO Ebook Collection

Shelf Searching

Laurentian uses LC Classification. Some patrons may wish to browse for books in the stacks; Geography is classified under G - Geography. Anthropology. Recreation. The following subclasses are relational to Geography:

G - Geography (General). Atlases. Maps
GA - Mathematical geography. Cartography
GB - Physical geography
GC - Oceanography
GE - Environmental Sciences

WorldCat

With nearly 200 million records representing titles held by nearly 75,000 libraries you will find almost any book ever published in the English language in WorldCat.
Search Tips:  Once you log-in, click on the Help Button: Help button
After your search, when you see a title that interests you, click on it and within the record you will see an image for "Get it @ Laurentian" :
   Get it @ Laurentian
When you click on that, you will be led to a menu which allows you to check for availability in Laurentian’s catalogue or order the item through ILL - Interlibrary Loan.
Note: While a free version of WorldCat is available online, we recommend that you use the university's subscription version of WorldCat because it offers the "Get it @ Laurentian" feature and more powerful search functionality.