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Find Books, Articles and Videos in the Holman Library
Search for Books, Articles & Videos
- First, try broad search words relating to your topic, such as:
- genetically modified food
- Next, try a new search. Add words to narrow your search, such as any of these terms:
- nutrition, safety, legislation, environment, controversy, agribusiness, poverty, small farms, hunger, food labeling, health, rest resistance
- genetically modified food labeling
- genetically modified food safety
- genetically modified food hunger
- Also, brainstorm synonyms or related terms for search words
- Example: hunger- food supply, food security, famine, malnutrition
- genetically modified food famine
- genetically modified hunger
- genetically modified food malnutrition
- Finally, refine your results by source type such as "reference entries," "books," "videos", "articles," ...etc.
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Note: You can request that books be sent to the Kent, Enumclaw or Auburn SBAC campuses from the Holman Library)
Strategies for Holman library One Search
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Google Books Advanced Search
Google Books allows you to search for digitized books. Sometimes you are only shown a preview portion of the book, but you can request a full copy of the book through Interlibrary Loan.
A great resource for InterLibrary Loan that searches collections from libraries worldwide.
Making a request
- Click on the one of the links above. Enter search words to find books.
- Note down the author, title, publisher, publication date and ISBN number of the book
- Make an Interlibrary Loan Request using the following link so that the book can be sent to Green River's Holman Library for you to borrow:
NOTE: this process may take one week
- To see an example of how to make a request, click below:
Selected Early Childhood Mental Health Books