Search for books, e-book, articles, and other material at Western Oregon University, Summit, and beyond.
NOTE: You can read e-books on any computer or download to your digital device. See: Using eBooks @ WOU
Orbis-Cascade (SUMMIT): Libraries and locations
Often WOU will have immediate access to the electronic edition of a book, but perhaps you want to trade in the convenience for the focus you can get with a print book. Here's how to make that happen:
This is a list of some Library of Congress Subject Headings and common subheadings that are relevant to this class. Search for these as keywords in Primo. You can mix and match, remembering to combine similar concepts together with "OR." Ex. women OR femin* OR girls
If you want to extend your search beyond Primo (the Summit libraries), use the same search terms in WorldCat and order through Interlibrary Loan.
Square brackets indicate that this is an example that you can modify with a parallel geographic area, group name, or adjective. Ex. [Algeria] Politics and Government: replace with your country of interest; [France] Colonies: replace with Netherlands Colonies.