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ENGL 100 Freyberg Human Rights: Books

Subject Headings

Sometimes subject headings are useful. These are some of the official subject headings that we use in the catalog for many of your research topics. Here are a few for an article discussed in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: "Human trafficking"

Human trafficking.

Human trafficking -- United States.

Human trafficking -- Prevention.

United Nations. General Assembly. Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

As you do your research, keep a list of keywords (example: words like "trafficking" and phrases like "human rights") that help you get to the information you are looking for.

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Library Catalog

The Peninsula Library System Catalog shows the books available from libraries throughout San Mateo County. To access and search the catalog, you will need go to the library's homepage and select the Books tab. Once selected, type in the keyword (e.g. your topic) that you are researching then select the Go button.

To search for books only at Cañada, under the pull down menu select Search Cañada Library.

 

Ebooks

Search our Academic Ebooks Collection.

Print and ebooks together!

Use Super Search to search for print and ebooks at the same time. Enter your search terms and then use the left hand column to limit your results to Source Type-->Books.