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Education: Books

Use this guide for help in your education courses and assignments.

Searching for Books

This page will help you locate books available in the Rebecca Crown Library and through IShare.

Not sure where to start? Search by topic in the search bar below or watch the Finding Books at Rebecca Crown Library video (~2 minutes) to learn how to use the online catalog. 

Locating Books

Books are arranged by Library of Congress call number in the library. Books with call numbers A-N are on the first floor of the library. Books with call numbers P-Z are on the second floor of the library. Reference books, print periodicals, movies, and music are located on the lower level.

If the item is available, use the call number to locate the book you need and check it out at the Circulation Desk on the first floor of the library. 

Looking for education books? The "L" call number range covers all aspects of education. 

Finding and Accessing eBooks Module

From this video you will learn how to access eBooks from the library. The accompanying handout provides printable instructions.

Search the DU Online Catalog

Finding Books at Rebecca Crown Library Module

This short video will show you how to find books at the Rebecca Crown Library using our online catalog. The accompanying handout provides printable instructions.

Finding Books Using I-Share Module

This video will show you how to use the advanced search option to find books at the Rebecca Crown Library at Dominican University. You can also use advanced search to find books at other I-Share libraries. The accompanying handout provides printable instructions. 

Find eBooks