Books on the same topic often have similar call numbers.
Once you find a good book in the stacks, browse the shelves for similar items.
For a complete list of call numbers by subject area, check out the Library of Congress Classification Outline.
When searching the Catalog, Prospector, and WorldCat, try to
You have access to books from three sources -- the Library Catalog, Prospector, and WorldCat:
Think Broadly. Remember to think broadly when searching for books - that is, to realize that your specific topic will probably be treated in books that cover a broader subject.
Once you find a book relevant to your topic, use the subject headings to help you find more.