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ENC 1102 (Gouge): Print Resources

Finding Books

There are two ways to search for books at the Valencia College Libraries:

1) Log into your Atlas account by clicking the icon below, and click the "Search the Library" link in the upper right corner of the "Courses" tab

2) Visit the library catalog without logging in by clicking the box below

If you need to place a hold, request a book online, or use any of our electronic resources  you will need to login. To do that you will need to enter your Valencia Identification number (your "V" number) including the "V" in the box  for Borrower's ID. Your PIN will be the last 4 digits of your "V" number.

Search Terms

When searching the library catalog for books relating to literary criticism, try the following search:

"Your Author" AND criticism


"Book/Poem Title" AND criticism

(Replace Your Author and Book/Poem Title with the appropriate terms for your research topic)


When searching the library catalog for books relating to literary criticism, try the following search:

"Your Author" AND biography


Reference Books

The following reference books are available at the Osceola Campus Library and are relevant to your assignment. Find the Word document listing of the books by clicking the file name below.

Please note that reference books must be viewed in the library, and cannot be checked out. The library also has a number of books that can be checked out. Do an online book search (directions to the left), or consult a campus librarian for help locating these books.

Reference Sources

Librarian Osceola Campus

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Cheryl Ann Livingston
Reference Desk 321-697-4154

Office 321-697-4957
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