To find books on a particular subject, use a keyword search on the library catalogue. For example:
Keyword searching often retrieves a large number of results. You can limit your search by using and adding more keywords to retrieve resources that have both words in the record. For example:
mesopotamia AND religion
"ancient egypt" AND pyramids.
virgil AND aeneid
"classical mythology" AND art.
Use OR to broaden your search to find material related to similar keywords in the one search:
Rome AND (military OR warfare)
Refer to the search tips for details on how to search on the library catalogue effectively. These tips also work with databases.
Another way to navigate the catalogue is to use the hyperlinked subject headings in item records. Once clicked on, these headings will show you related subjects around your area and the all the books that the library has related to that subject. Refer to the images below.