Use the library catalogue to search for books, e-books, government documents, dissertations, conference proceedings available in the Carleton University Library.
Please note that you can only search for the journal title in the Library catalogue. If you wish to search for journal articles on a topic, you will need to use databases.
Use the TITLE option if you know the title of a book.
Use the AUTHOR option (last name, first name), if you know the author of a book.
If you trying to find books on a topic in the library, do a KEYWORD search in the library catalogue. Use quotations around search phrases (e.g. “five-factor model"). When you find a book that is relevant to your research, scroll down and look at the SUBJECT headings. Select the appropriate SUBJECT heading and follow the link that will lead you to other relevant books available in our library.
Some examples of books available in our library on the topic of personality:
The evolution of personality and individual differences BF698.9.B5 E86 2011
Personality traits : theory, testing and influences BF698.5 .P47 2011
Handbook of personality and self-regulation BF698 .H63 2010
Personality from biological, cognitive, and social perspectives BF698 .P3695 2010
Personality traits : classifications, effects and changes BF698 .P373 2010
Personality : classic theories and modern research BF698 .F744 2009
The psychology of personality : viewpoints, research, and applications BF698 .C177 2009
Personality psychology : domains of knowledge about human nature BF698 .L3723 2008
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