Searching for books
Bearcat Search allows you to search for books by author, title, subject, or keyword.
Locating books on the shelf
Every library book has a unique call number, ex. The pen and the sword: press, war, and terror in the 21st century's call number is PN4784.T45 E96 2010. This is the book's physical address. You match up the call number in the catalog with the label on the spine of the book you wish to retrieve.
Our circulating book collection is on the top floor of the library. Browse the below call # sections to see topics in mass communication.
PN4699-5650 Journalism. The periodical press, etc.