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Human and Organizational Development Resources (HOD): Finding Books

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1. Use AND to combine terms

example: women AND self-image

2. Use OR to search related terms

example: women OR females

3. Use NOT to eliminate a search term

example: women NOT men

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Library Catalog finds both print and electronic items, including journal and newspaper articles, book chapters, books, reviews, legal documents, and much more. This robust search system includes content from numerous sources, such as open-access repositories, and many, though not all, individual databases which Vanderbilt subscribes.

You use Library Catalog to find the following items held in ALL nine Vanderbilt libraries and beyond:

  • Books
  • DVDs & Videos
  • Periodical Titles 
  • Selected Journal Articles
  • Reserve Materials
  • Materials Held Beyond Campus

Search tip: Signing in with your VUNet ID and password.will gain you better to access a greater number of resources, and personalize your results!


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Subject Librarian for Human & Organizational Development

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Leslie Foutch
I am working remotely for the Fall 2020 semester. Please email or set up a virtual appointment to meet with me.
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