When doing research, you usually begin by examining the books that have been written about your subject. Books provide background information and frequently have bibliographies that lead you to other valuable sources. To get a complete listing of the books on a subject owned by the libraries of CSUN, you must consult OneSearch.
Using the proper subject heading is crucial to the success of a search. The following is a suggested list of subject headings for finding books in OneSearch on different aspects of nutrition and foods. For a complete list of possible subject headings, consult the Library of Congress List of Subject Headings and its supplements. These are located in the Reference Room behind the reference desk.
See also subdivision Food under subjects, e.g. Indians Food;
and particular foods and beverages, e.g. Bread, milk.