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Veterinary Assistant Research Guide: Find Books

Search for Books in the Library

Use the library catalog to find materials in the Harper College Library:

OR Search for eBooks here

The search terms below link directly to current materials in the library. You can also enter these terms directly into the search box above, or any other database of your choosing. Try different combinations of these terms to find more results or to narrow in on your topic.

Veterinary science

Animal behavior

Dogs AND Treatment

Animal AND Emergency

OR find veterinary reference books here

Creating Citations for Books and Ebooks (MLA)

Citing resources is an important part of your work! 

For more examples, visit Purdue's OWL (Online Writing Lab)

Basic Format for Books withSingle Author

Lastname, Firstname. Title of Book. City of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Medium of Publication.

Basic Format for Electronic Books

Cascardi, Anthony J. Ideologies of History in the Spanish Golden Age. University Park: Pennsylvania State UP, 1997. Pennsylvania State Romance Studies. Web. 12 Mar. 2007.

I-Share and Interlibrary Loan

Not finding what you're looking for in the Library catalog, or is the book you want already checked out? Repeat your search in the I-Share Libraries catalog by using the drop-down menu at the top of the screen.

When you find what you're looking for, click on the item title and "Request First Available" in the catalog record. Note: You will need to create a free account with your Harper College ID the first time you use I-Share.

You can also use the Electronic Request Form for online requests, or request a book through Interlibrary Loan.

Selected Veterinary Science Books in the Library