Tutt Library Research Guides
Tiger, the CC library catalog, will tell you what we own (books, DVDs, CDs, etc.) or subscribe to (journals, databases, etc.) at Colorado College. It will not help you find articles in journals.
When the materials you want are not available in TIGER or Prospector, you can search WorldCat.
|1. WorldCat lists library holdings nationwide.|
|2. Requests require an ILL account.|
|3. Items usually arrive in 5-10 business days.|
When searching TIGER, Prospector, and WorldCat, try to
1. Use broad keywords from your class reading to begin your search.
2. Refine your searches by adding or removing keywords.
3. Click on the subject headings of interesting books to find similar materials.
4. Try the Library of Congress Authorities and Vocabularies thesaurus to find variations of keywords and subject headings.
Search Google to find keywords related to your topic.