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Welsh: Books

Mae'r dudalen hon hefyd ar gael yn Gymraeg

Help finding books

This page highlights some key ways to find books. If you have any questions or need any help, please email - culturecommlib@swansea.ac.uk

Books

Using the library catalogue to find books.

You can search iFind, the library catalogue for print books and ebooks, as well as many other resources. When you are searching for a specific book, we recommend using the author's surname and one or two key words from the title to search. You can then filter by 'Full text online' to find an ebook. 

There is also a guide to iFind below this text. There is also a guide to finding your books on the library shelves. 

Advanced Search

Book Locations in Singleton

 Most of the books used for the study of Welsh language and literature are located on Level 1 West of the  Singleton Library.  Their call numbers begin PB.  Most other books about Wales are also on Level 1 in the same area of the library.   These have call numbers beginning W/   Many books about Welsh history have call numbers beginning W/DA.   Some books about Welsh writers in English (e.g. Dylan Thomas)  are on Level 1 at call numbers beginning PR, the main area of the library for English literature. 

The book I want has been borrowed

Requesting a book

Books at Swansea University are automatically renewed unless they are requested by another user. If the book you want is on loan it's is very important that you log into iFind and request the book. Remember to check your email regularly in case books you borrow have been requested.

eBooks

Most of our e-books can be found via iFind.  Our e-books are available via: Proquest and EBSCO. These tabs will tell you a little bit more about the three main databases. To login, use your 6 digit student number as the username and your usual password. If you need any help accessing and using ebooks, email us at culturecommslib@swansea.ac.uk.