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1. What link would you click on the record to get a list of books on cosmology? Author: Dinwiddie, Robert Title: Universe Call Number: QB982 .U55 2005
QB982 .U55 2005
Dinwiddie, Robert

2. You are looking for books by Christopher Marlowe. Which of the following searches will result in a list of works written by him?
Christopher Marlowe (author search)
Marlowe Christopher (keyword search)
Marlowe Christopher (author search)

3. What information do I need from the UA libraries' catalog to locate the following book on the shelf? Author: Hawking, S.W.(Stephen W) Title: A brief history of time: from the big bang to black holes
title of the book
call number and location
call number
Author's name

4. If, as the result of a Catalog search you find one releveant book on your topic, a good strategy for finding additional books on this topic is to physically browse the book's call number area.

5. The call number of a book tells you:
Where the item is located in the library
How old the item is
How long you may check out the item

6. Where is this book located in the UA libraries sysytem? Author: Popcorn Faith Title:EVEolution : the eight truths of marketing to women Call Number:HF5415.33.U6 P66 2000
Business Library
Gorgas Library
Education Library

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