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FYSP 090 According to Science... : Background Information


Handbooks, Science Writing

Subject Headings for Searching in OBIS

A Subject Search in OBIS finds Library of Congress subject headings.  A keyword search looks for words in the author, title, subject headings, table of contents, publishers and notes fields of all OBIS records.  OBIS includes all of the physical materials owned by the Libraries in the collections on campus, plus hundreds of thousands of books, reports, databases and other materials only accessed online.  OBIS also links to OhioLINK, the consortium of 90+ higher education institutions in Ohio and the Ohio Public Library network, OPLIN.

Be sure to look at the "Related Subject Headings" when searching any of the following subject headings.

  • Communication in Science
  • Science and State
  • Science -- Popular Works
  • Science Writers
  • Scientists 
  • Technology and State