ENGLISH 1B: (Re)Telling Arthur: Arthurian Legends

Catalogs

To find books, DVDs, maps, sound recordings, manuscripts, and much more - everything except articles - use a library catalog.

OskiCat = most UC Berkeley libraries

MELVYL = all UC campus libraries, including all UC Berkeley libraries

What's the difference?  more details here

For each item make sure you know the name of the physical library, call number, and whether or not it's checked out, library use only, etc.

Call numbers are on the spine of the book; learn how to read them so you can find what you need on the shelves.

Finding Literary Criticism - Books @ UCB

Start with OskiCat to find literary criticism in book form in the UCB libraries.

Criticism on very famous works may be searched using the title of the literary work, but don't forget to search by author:

idylls of the king criticism
or
alfred tennyson criticism

or by keywords:

arthurian chivalry
morte d'arthur textual

For each item make sure you know the name of the physical library, call number, and whether  it's checked out, library use only, etc.

 

SMS and QR Codes in OskiCat

You can now text yourself a call number or use a QR code reader to find the location of an item in the UCB Library. Just click on a title in your OskiCat search results, and both options will be displayed on the right.

SMS and QR image

Last Update: February 02, 2012 16:56 | Tagged with: arthurian_legends literary_criticism