To find books on a topic, either try a subject or keyword search.
Subject Headings vs Keyword Searching
Subject headings allow you to search the library catalogue for resources on a particular author or topic and are often more productive than keyword searches.
Keyword searches work best if you have multiple concepts or topics. Think of the words that best describe your topic and then connect them with the boolean operator AND (eg. women and education and rome). Use the results to find relevant titles and identify assigned subject headings for your topic in order to find similar books.
Suggested subject headings: