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School of Information: Find books & ebooks

Get acquainted with resources available at PMC to help you with your research at the School of Information!

Search for Books at the Pratt Libraries

PrattCat is the Pratt Libraries' online public access catalog that allows you to search for books, films and videos, holdings of journals & magazines (NOT ARTICLES), newspapers, and equipment at both campus libraries.  If you would like to limit your search to a particular Pratt Library (the Manhattan or Brooklyn Library), you may do so at PrattCat's Advanced Search page.

eBook Collections @Pratt

More and more databases include e-books.  Here are some featured collections that contain e-books relevant to Information and Library Science research.  To browse e-books in PrattCat, click here.

Google Books Search

 Find E-books Online

Search Smart

 Remember that with library resources especially, it pays to search smart:

use AND in between search terms to group them together

use OR for more results

use NOT if you want to exempt a word from your results

use quotation marks "_" to isolate phrases

use the wildcard * to get all versions of a word

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