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Banned Books: Finding Books

A research guide for use by students learning about banned books.

Search Process


Before you search or if you get stuck while searching, use a thesaurus or a Google search to find different words to express your ideas.

Try Your Search

Try to find one or two good articles. "Steal" words that appear in the best articles to help you find more.

Revise Your Search

Find too many articles? Not enough articles? Use the search strategies on this page to help you find better articles.

Finding Books and More - Library Catalog


Search the Catalog for books, e-books, streaming video, government documents, magazines, journals, and newspapers, and course reserves.

Searching by Subject

You may also choose to perform a Subject search instead of a Keyword search. Simply change Keyword to Subject using the dropdown box. Some useful Subjects might include:

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The Library provides access to electronic books through our catalog. Any LCC students can access these resources, at any time with your username and password. Our eBook collections include