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Some Useful Reference Books
Start Here To Search for Books
When you know the title of the item you are seeking, the first step is to search by title in an online catalog.
BGSU Libraries Catalog
Indexes books, magazines and journals, videos, music, and electronic resources that are owned by BGSU.
OhioLINK Central Catalog
If BGSU doesn't own the book, try the OhioLINK Central Catalog. It contains the holdings of the libraries at more than 80 colleges and universities throughout Ohio. You can request OhioLINK books online and have them delivered in 2-4 days.
WorldCat is a database of the holdings of many libraries throughout North American and some other countries. If you identify a publication you want to borrow, you can use your Interlibrary Loan (ILL) account to request it.
The library provides access to thousands of ebooks from a variety of sources. For more information about ebooks, see the Libguide on Ebooks.
Here are just a few of the many ebook titles that are available.
The National Center for Biotechnology Information provides free access to thousands of books on the life sciences and healthcare, including books on public health. To browse a list of titles or search for books and documents with information on a topic, see: