|hotel AND "event planning"||
Use AND between two or more terms to find materials with all the concepts. Searching for global warming AND atmosphere will only include books that have both global warming and atmosphere in their contents.
|U.S.A OR United States||
Use OR between similar concepts. Searching for U.S.A OR United States will find books that refer to either term.
Use quotation marks ( " " ) around specific phrases such as "event planning" to find the words in that specific order.
Use an asterisk ( * ) to find multiple versions of one word. Using cater* as a search term will include results that refer to cater, caterer, caterers, catering and catered.
Here are a few places you can find eBooks, just remember that you will have to login with your myNOVA username and password (the same ones you use to access Blackboard, student email, etc.). More information on downloading eBooks.
Did you know that you can find some of your textbooks at the library? Stop by the desk and see if your professor provided a copy for you to use.