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New Books Database
The New Books Database allows you to quickly search and browse books recently added to the library catalog.
Selected Print Reference Materials
Below is a selection of reference books that can be found in the Reference collection on the Main Level of Thomas Cooper. Materials such as these can be excellent starting points for film and media research.
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Selected Online Reference Materials
Below is a selection of reference materials available online. To view them, click the provided link, then clilck the appropriate "connect to" link on the following page. For more quality background information, search our online reference databases, Oxford Reference Online and/or the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Interlibrary Loan is a free service to students, faculty and staff. Request materials we don't have or request scans of articles and book chapters from the library's shelves.
If the library does not have a book you need, we have services available to help you get it.
PASCAL Delivers is a free service which finds books in other SC academic libraries and with a couple of clicks you can request delivery. We'll send an email message to your USC address when it arrives. Click here or use the link in the catalog to access this service.
Suggest a Purchase
Suggest that the library purchase a book to add to our collection.