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Searching the Catalogs for Books
To find books, you can search the three main catalogs:
BGSU Libraries Catalog
Search for books, videos, music scores, CDs, journals & newspapers, and archival and special collections available at the BGSU Libraries.
OhioLINK Library Catalog
Search for books, periodicals, electronic resources and other items in the 100+ OhioLINK member libraries.
WorldCat (OCLC FirstSearch)
WorldCat contains catalog records, locations, and library borrowing information for books, journals, videos, sound recordings, archival materials and more owned by millions of libraries all over the world.
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How to find pulps
Individual pulp magazine titles can be found by performing a
title search for the title of the magazine in the BGSU Libraries Catalog.
You could also browse through magazine titles using the following subject headings:
The following select subject headings (there are additional headings that could be used) are combined with the subject heading
: pulp literature
You could also search for items by searching in subject headings by publisher, writer, or some series ficticious characters. For example,
Black Mask, Street and Smith, Smith, E.E.--Criticism & Interpretation, Chandler, Raymond--Bibliography, Hammett, Dashiel--Characters, or Tarzan.
Sheldon R. Jaffery and the Carl Jacobi Manuscript Collections contain correspondence, manuscripts, research files and notes, manuscript drafts, and specialist catalogs to review.
Reference books on pulps
See below for a selected list of books on comics.