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MC 202: Belonging or Not? Being Muslim in the US

Dr. Linda Sayed | Spring 2020

Searching for Books

If you want to search for a book on your topic, click on Books & Media on the library's homepage ( You have a few options here.

1. Basic Keyword Search (the default)

  • Good for one keyword
  • Good for basic browsing

2. Advanced Search

  • Good for multiple keywords, for title + author, or for subject term searching
  • Can limit by item type, publication dates, languages, etc

3. Title Search

  • Go here if you know the title of the book

4. Author Search

  • Go here if you want to see all the works we have by a specific author

Subject Heading Suggestions

Use the Subject Search in the Libraries' Books & Media search. You can copy and paste these subjects directly.

  • Muslims -- United States
    • Muslims -- United States -- Social conditions
    • Muslims -- United States -- Ethnic identity 
  • Muslim converts -- United States
  • Muslim diaspora
  • Muslim women -- United States
  • Muslim men -- United States
  • Islam -- United States
  • Arab Americans -- Social conditions

Selected Book Titles

Use these book suggestions to jumpstart your research - use subject terms in Books & Media to find similar titles

Books Referencing 9/11

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