Use OneSearch to find a specific title. Search by title or the author's name.
To find literary criticism, search by the subject, using the name of the author or a topic. These are some examples of Library of Congress subject headings:
If you don't know the Library of Congress subject heading, search by keyword using a variety of terms that are relevant to your topic.
SJSU's literature collections are located:
English literature, Library of Congress call number range: PR (British, Irish, Canadian, Australian, and postcolonial writers)
American literature, Library of Congress call number range, PS
Ethnic American literature may be located in the AACNA collections in the PS range.
SJSU Special Collections has many first editions and rare books which an be viewed in the Special Collections reading room only.
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