Search the Library Catalog to find books, eBooks, and periodicals. You can search by keyword ("everything"), author, title, or subject. The results list will give you basic information about each item, including availability. To find out more, click on Details.
Three links provide different kinds of information:
Books that are available to be checked out are located in the stacks (the bookshelves in the Quiet Study Area).
You can use the Advanced Search option in the library catalog if you want to do a more specific search. Click on Advanced Search under the search box in the catalog:
Using the advanced search, you can search by any combination of keyword, author, title, subject, series, periodical title, or ISBN. You also have the option to search by language, material type (such as book, e-book, video, etc.), shelving location (e.g. reserves, reference, media center), ESL reading level, and more.
You can also use the Boolean operators AND, OR, and NOT to narrow or broaden your search.
Check out one of these book series on current events and controversial issues:
The Foothill Library has thousands eBooks available for you to use. Go to EBSCOhost eBooks to access Foothill's eBook collection or search the Library Catalog to find eBooks on your topic. The Library Catalog will list all the books the library owns, but you can limit your results to eBooks.
When you find an eBook in the library catalog, click on the icon to open the eBook.