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To find books in our collection, search Omni by author, title, subject headings, or keyword.

To find books by a particular author/person, search Omni by author:

Chomsky, Noam
Crystal, David
Saussure, Ferdinand
 

To find books about a particular author/person, search Omni (advanced search) by subject heading:

Crystal, David, 1941-
McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980
 

To find books on a topic, use keyword boolean. Think of the focus (or key) words that describe your topic:

language AND development
linguistics AND sociology
 

Select useful titles and look at the full record for subject headings. Some useful Language and Linguistics subject headings are:

Language and languages
Language acquisition
Language and culture
Linguistics
Applied linguistics
Neurolinguistics
Psycholinguistics
Sociolinguistics
Grammar, comparative and general
Semantics
Semiotics
English language - syntax
French language - syntax
Philology
 

These are just some examples. It is always a good idea to look at all the subject headings ("Subject(s)") in Omni in the full record of books that are relevant to your topic. The "Subject(s)" words and phrases are hypertext links to related resources.