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Journalism Research Guide: Find Books

Features selected resources for journalists at BU

Library Search--Books

Search for books and ebooks

Can't find the item you were looking for?

  • Search CLICnet for items at Bethel or partner libraries
  • Try WorldCat for a search of nearly all libraries

Getting books from other CLIC libraries

Cooperating Libraries in Consortium (CLIC) is a group of private college libraries in the Twin Cities Metro area that not only share a catalog, but also share books between them via a daily courier service.  You can request them through CLICsearch.

How do I request a book from another CLIC library?

  • Click on the title of the book in your search results, look at the "Physical Copies" section of the detailed record
  • Be sure to sign in, if you have not
  • If Bethel does not own a copy, or if our copy is checked out, check to see if another CLIC library owns the book
  •  If another CLIC library has a copy, click on the request link: 
  • Double check the information on request form that will pop up, and Submit your request
  • When you receive an email telling you that the book is available, you may pick it up at the BU Library's Circulation Desk

Can't find a book in a CLIC Library?

WorldCat Discovery  searches the collections of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide. 

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If you locate a book that you would like and it is not held at a CLIC library, click on the Request Item button under the "Availability" tab to request it from another library through ILLiad (Bethel's interlibrary loan program).

WorldCat Request Screenshot

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New Journalism Titles at BUL