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ESOL 1311 Research Basics: Books/Gov Docs/Videos

Finding Books/Videos/Government Documents

Find books, videos, and government documents in the library  by searching the Library Catalog.

Use Encore to do a quick search of the Library Catalog.

  1. If you find materials in print, write down the Title, the Location, and the Call Number.
  2. When you are ready to check out materials, take them to the Access Services Desk and show them your student ID.
  3. Materials that are for library use only cannot be checked out.

Compiling Your Sources: Books

This breif video tutorial outlines how to search for and compile books using UTEP's catalog, Encore.

Compiling Your Sources: Gov Docs

This tutorial will show you how to find and locate/access the UTEP Library's collection of government documents using Encore.

Library of Congress Call Numbers


Encore is a search interface designed like Google. Encore will return everything found in the library catalog.

Finding Materials in the UTEP Library

Locations in the UTEP library

Reading Library of Congress Call Numbers

Virtual Tour of the Library

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