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FYRS - Winter 2020: Deaton

Works by Kurt Vonnegut

Novels authored by Kurt Vonnegut may be found in the General Stacks at PS 3572 .O5

Possible Catalog Searches

Here are some example searches on topics you can explore in the library catalog:

Some specific events that figure in Vonnegut's works:

Recommended Reference Books

Try these sources for background information and a brief overview of key ideas related to your chosen topic.

Recommended Books & eBooks

Check out these books in print and/or online for further reading on your topic once you've gotten started.


Search available through the Transy library catalog. A Quick Search will bring you back any results with the keyword you chose. Books will bring back results that are both physical books and ebooks. An Articles search will show journal articles that Transylvania provides access to, and Videos will bring back just multimedia results.

Gather Background Information--Reference Resources

Encyclopedia entries will give you background information on a topic as well as provide timelines, keywords, and the names of important figures related to your topic. Look at the table of contents to get a sense of the organization and use the index in the back to help you find what you need.

Find Scholarly and Trade Articles--Library Databases to Use

Remember to limit to scholarly articles. Depending on your topic, you may wish to use other limits such as date or publication type.

Alphabetic List--all library databases
Resources by Discipline--subject research guides
Do we have that journal? Check the A-Z list of all journals to find out!

News Sources

Your Librarian

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Helen Bischoff
Transylvania University Library
300 N. Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508-1797

Annotated Bibliography Resources