Reference books are a great place to find succint, reliable overviews on a topic. They'll also help you to
- Brainstorm ideas
- Put your topic into context
- Find related materials in bibliographies
- Harvest keywords for future searches
Take a minute to browse the shelves in the first floor reference section.
||Philosophy||HB - HC||Economics|
|BJ1-1725||Ethics||HM - HX||Sociology|
|D - F||History||JA - JC||Political Science|
For a complete list of call numbers by subject area, check out the Library of Congress Classification Outline.