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FCS 2050 (Introduction to Family and Consumer Sciences Research): Books

Books about Research

WorldCat can help you find relevant books from several collections:

  • Ryan Library's catalog -- books in our library
  • ebrary and EBSCO ebooks -- digital book collections

 Here are some examples of potentially helpful titles:

Specialized Encyclopedias

These books are located in the reference area of the library--the large room with plenty of study space and quick access to a librarian. Ask for help if you need it!

Listed below are just a few examples of the types of books available in the reference area. To find helpful articles in these books, turn to the index and search for your topic.

Digital Encyclopedias

Credo contains more than 700 dictionaries and encyclopedias, along with thousands of topic pages, mind-maps, images, audio files and videos to help you start research projects.


Ask a Librarian

Chat with a librarian here! 

You can also connect via text message at 619-592-8884 or by email.