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IDH 2911 Honors Research Process (Professor Janet Naughton): Find Books

Books in our Library

Social Issues in America

Social Issues in Science and Technology







Education Opposing Viewpoints

Finding a Book

  • Go to and select "Search the Library."
  • In the box type your search term (s).  For example: abortion “opposing viewpoint” (this will find books about abortion in the opposing viewpoint series).
  • Where it says Palm Beach State College select Lake Worth so that you can find the book at the Lake Worth Campus library
  • Under Limit to select either Books or e-Books
  • Sort results by relevance, date, or popularity
  • Advanced Search lets you specify more options for your search and gives you more control over the results that you see. You can select specific fields like Author, Title, or Call Number, and you can select a specific Material Type (format) or Publication Date
  • Write down the call # and look for the book on the 3rd floor of  the library or access the e-Book online
  • We have books on Argumentative topics from the following series:
    Opposing Viewpoints
    At Issue
    Current Controversies
  • You can find books from these series by typing in the Library Search box the series in quote and your topic.

               For Example:

            Search: "at issue" gun control
           "opposing viewpoints" abortion
           "current controversies" global warming