Omni enables you to search for books, ebooks, journal articles, posters, kits, teacher resources, children's books, puppets, DVDs, online video, and more. You can limit your search to Queen's or search all 16 of the Ontario academic libraries that use Omni. For help with your education research in Omni, just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or check out the Library's Quick Guide or extensive Omni Search Tips.
1. Go to the Omni Advanced Search.
2. Change Any Field to Title
3. Change contains to starts with or is (exact), depending on what you know
4. Type in the title: do not use the, a
5. Change Resource Type to Books & eBooks
Ask your Education librarian about purchasing the title, whether in print or the e-book version.
We work with major ebook distributors who can sometimes activate an ebook within hours of our request.
RACER, our Interlibrary Loan service is also available to fill in gaps in our collection. Queen's Library will borrow the print book from another library for you, or if it's an article or chapter that you need it will be delivered as a pdf to your email.
Can't find a title you want? Ask your Education librarian if a purchase is possible. Ebooks are often accessible within hours of ordering.