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English: Books

This research guide provides helpful resources for English and Writing courses


Books provide in-depth information about a topic. A book may be by an individual author or a collection of essays/articles by multiple authors. Do not feel like you need to read an entire book for your research unless it is required for your class.

Book Recommendations:

Print Books

You can get physical books through the NVC Library in a couple different ways:


The library provides access to hundreds of thousands of eBooks through various databases:


A book walking on the sidewalk says to another book "Dude! I saw you online!" And the other book replies "(Sigh) No. That was the eBook version." It is captioned "Celebrity book-alikes".

Cartoon by Nate Fakes