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World Cultures

This guide will introduce you to resources that may be useful to you in your study of the world's countries, cultures, and languages.

Public Services Librarian

Jessica Burkhardt
Contact:
610-282-1100 x 1443

Finding Books in Trexler Library

Trexler Library Online Catalog
This link will bring you to the Trexler Library home page. The online catalog (OPAC) search box is located in the upper left corner. Begin with a keyword search, or use the drop-down menu to choose from title, author, subject, or call number search options.

OneSearch

You can also use OneSearch to search our catalog!  Just select "Available in Library Collection" for your initial search.  You will then be able to limit your search to resource type.

Finding Books in Other Libraries

WorldCat
Use this database to search for books and other resources in libraries in the United States and around the world. NOTE: Trexler Library holdings are also included in WorldCat.

To request a book that Trexler Library does not own, click on the link within the WorldCat record to "Request this item" and fill out the form. The book will be sent to our library, and you will be notified via email that it is available for pick-up at the circulation desk.

Electronic Books

Trexler Library subscribes to the eBook Collection database, which gives readers access to over 80,000 electronic books, published from 1985 onwards.  Although printing options are limited, these books can be read online 24/7.

The eBook Collection may be searched by keyword, author, title, or subject. Full-text searching is also available. A hyptertext table of contents is also provided for each ebook.