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Essays and Essayists: Find Essays through Bobcat

This guide is helpful for locating resources related to essays.

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Search BobCat for Essays

You can search BobCat by title, author, or subject to find books related to essays. Below are some examples of keyword searches in BobCat that can be used to find books of essays. Select Advanced Search to enable multiple fields, as seen in this example:

Essays by author:

  • In Author = Edmund Wilson
  • In Title = essays

Essays about a person:

  • In Subject = Henry Hudson 
  • In Subject = essays

Essays about a subject:

  • In Subject = poverty 
  • In Subject = essays