F&M College Library

ENG 363: Reading Characters in the Atlantic World

Discover Books/Chapters

To discover books/chapters @ F&M and beyond about historical authors, characters, literary works, etc.

  • Start at the F&M College Library web site: library.fandm.edu
  • Click on Advanced Search

Sample search statement for broad topic exploration:

Search Index Keyword:  reading AND (fiction OR literature)


Search Index Subject: 18th OR eighteenth

Sample search statement for works about an author

Search Index Subject: murray, judith sargent

  • Under the Search Tools, select Source Type: Book
  • Search!
  • Sort: Best Match

Now, assess your results.  If you would like to see what is available beyond F&M:

  • Filter/refine your search by: Library: Libraries Worldwide
  • Select the Source type: Print book--because we can borrow whole print books (but not whole ebooks) from other libraries.
  • You can request the F&M library borrow a print copy of a book from another library via EZ-Borrow or Interlibrary Loan!

To discover chapters in print and ebooks available beyond F&M:

  • On the results page with the Library Location: Libraries Worldwide
  • Select the Source type: Print Book and eBook--because we can request chapters of books and ebooks via Interlibrary Loan!

Discover Articles

E-Z Borrow: Books

To request print books to which we do not have immediate access, use E-ZBorrow 

Interlibrary Loan/ILL: Articles and Books

To request articles or books/book chapters or other materials not available at F&M, use Interlibrary Loan/ILL 

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ENG 363 Librarian

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Lisa Stillwell
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