The print copies of these books are available in the Reference section (main floor) of the Lansdowne Library. The electronic books can be accessed by clicking on the link, then on the "electronic access" link.
A library catalogue search includes books, DVDs and some e-books in the library's collection. For a complete list that includes all e-book collections, streaming media and more please use the Single Search option.
We have a large and growing collection of electronic resources in our library catalogue:
Encyclopedias, dictionaries and other reference sources are great for getting background information about your topic. They can provide the basic information you need to start your research and often, a list of suggested readings.
They provide the well-known facts:
They are trustworthy and reliable, giving you the correct information you need for presentations and research reports.
If you don't know very much about your topic, or you're just starting your research, begin with reference books.