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User Experience Design

Start Your Research Picking a topic Developing a research question Common essay mistakes Find Articles How to find articles on a topic Using keywords effectively Narrowing down your search Finding more sources Find Books Finding books:...

How do I find books?

Use the Omni library catalogue to look up print and electronic books Finding Books in Omni Check the location Find the call number of the book and use it to find the location Waterloo campus call number locations are listed on the floor plans...

Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies (LCMSDS)

The Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies exists to foster research, education, and discussion of historical and contemporary conflict. It includes a collection of books which are availble through the Omni search tool.  Anyone is...

Black Drama

Full text of about 1200 plays from around the world, along with production information, selected photographs, and playbills. About 440 of the plays were not previously published. Search by keyword, playwright, title, genre, etc. Laurier Library has...

Women, LGBTQ2S+, Justice and Theology

Background Oxford Bibliographies search across academic bibliographies to find topic ideas and links to resources History of Feminism also includes primary source material Oxford Dictionary of Gender Studies brief descriptions of... TH608J/GC380Q

Mediterranean Culture I

Need Scholarly Sources? Omni Library Catalogue Type in search terms (e.g. Tunisia AND refugees) and click on "search Omni" For scholarly articles, click on “peer-reviewed journals” link (on the left side of page) To read an article, click on the... MI201

Mapping Global Studies

Finding peer-reviewed articles and scholarly books for the assignment Above is a presentation; use the arrow or the blue bar at bottom to advance the slides. Additional search tips See also Better Searching Using AND, OR, NOT (video, 2:27) Finding... GS102

Values and Society

Help writing your research paper Starting out Picking a topic (quick video tutorial) Finding scholarly sources Finding books: search the Omni library catalogue search tips: watch Finding Books video Finding articles: search Philosopher's... PP110

Accessible services

Accessibility feedback ACE Request Form Accessibility information - Waterloo campus Accessibility information - Brantford campus Accessibility information - Kitchener campus Accessibility information - Online Learning Students Accessible...

Evil and its Symbols

Getting started Oxford English Dictionary Oxford Reference Oxford Very Short Introductions (one user at a time). Example titles include:  The Devil The Philosophy of Religion Finding books Finding eBooks in Omni Use Omni to identify books... RE104OC

Cultural Perspectives II

Need Scholarly Sources? Omni Library Catalogue Type in search terms (e.g. Picasso AND Cubism) and click on "search Omni" For scholarly articles, click on “peer-reviewed journals ” link (on the left side of page) To read an article, click on the... LL201

Borrowing Policies: Students

Borrowing Privileges Undergraduate and graduate students may borrow books, past issues of periodicals, government documents with barcodes, DVDs and audio recordings from the Laurier Library circulating collection (floors 2, 5, 6 and 7). Reference...

LEAF - Writing

Finding books Use the Omni Catalogue to identify books at Laurier look at "subjects" at left of search results page to find more terms to search limit to Brantford Campus Library to find books in Brantford Finding scholarly articles Start with the... LEAF 4 - BR

Religions and Cultures in Global Context

Library web site the quickest tour ever: books, articles, journals, theses what is a Library database? in other words, Why can't I just use Google Scholar or Omni? Karnoski, R. (2017). Experiences of healthcare providers of lesbian, gay, bisexual,... RE693

Electronic Resources Available During the COVID-19 Crisis

During the COVID-19 crisis, many companies that provide resources for library collections have made certain portions available freely, either removing access controls entirely or allowing institutions like Laurier Library to add them to our collections...

Temporal Perspectives on the City

General Suggestions Searching in Omni for Books and Articles Searching in Databases for Peer-reviewed Articles Additional Suggestions to Narrow Results Searching for Historical Maps for your City or Settlement General Suggestions Before you commit to... GG271-OC

Social Determinants of Health

Scholarly articles: CINAHL Scholar's Portal Journals Canadian newspaper articles: Canadian News@ProQuest Statistics: Census Program - Statistics Canada Public Health Association of Ontario Health Centres Membership List (pdf) Grand River... HS200-BR

Theses and dissertations

Online databases Theses and Dissertations are major research projects conducted by senior university students, usually graduate students, as a degree requirement. To identify theses or dissertations, start with one of these databases: Dissertations...

Library Fines Forgiveness Program

The Laurier Library along with its TUG Library partners (Guelph and Waterloo) will be running a library fines forgiveness program starting Tuesday October 15. No library fines will be charged as of this date for regular loan materials up to December 9th....

Encyclopedia of Social Work (20 ed.)

Co-published by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and Oxford University Press (OUP), this encyclopedia of subjects and brief biographies within the field of social work is a valuable resource for practitioners, scholars, and students. As...

How do I find articles?

Online and print Choose a database for your subject (topic) Search the database for your keywords. Try Boolean searching for better results: Better Searching Using AND, OR, NOT Look for full text links or try the "Get it at Laurier" button for...

Senior Project and Integration Seminar

research methodology example McKinney, C. H. (2014). Possession phenomena: A critical literature review (Order No. 3666498). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. locating books at Laurier Omni to identify books at Laurier and... GC401

Music & Meaning in Community

Library web site the quickest tour ever: books, articles, journals, theses what is a Library database? in other words, Why can't I just use Google Scholar? McMahon, S. L. (2014). A critical analysis of scholarship on the transmission and learning of... MU620


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