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ENG 152/JRN 180: The HORROR! The HORROR!: Finding Books & Media

This research guide was created for a Learning Community

Excellent Starting Point: REFERENCE BOOKS

Call Numbers for MCC Library Book Shelves

In the MCC Library, works of literature and books about literature and authors are shelved in the P call number area.  See breakdown below for other call numbers that may be appropriate for your research.  These are just a few suggestions; there will be others:

PN          Literature (General)

PN 1994 Motion Pictures, film, cinema

PS          Literature -- American

DVDs     DVDs TV and movies in DVD stacks

Library Catalog

Use the MCC Library Catalog to find out what physical and electronic resources the Library has available. Enter your search below to get started!

Library Catalog

Use the MCC Library Catalog to find out what the Library has on your topic.  When you look at a catalog record for an item the subject headings will help you with more ideas for searches. For instance, a search for HORROR FILMS as a subject will yield these results.

Enter your search above to get started!  Try search terms such as:

horror films

film titles (Nightmare on Elm Street, Friday the 13th, etc.)

book titles (The Exorcist, Jaws, Carrie, etc.)

monsters, werewolves, vampires, ghosts

actors, authors, directors names (Linda Blair, Stephen King, Brian De Palma)

Sample Catalog Record

Print books for check-out (4 weeks)

DVDs: a sampling

Book for Argumentative Paper