Use OskiCat to locate materials on the shelves of the UC Berkeley libraries and also to:
1. keyword search:
2. keyword search with truncation
* = truncation symbol/wildcard (child* = child, childs, children, childish, childhood...)
click on the title of the record to see official subject headings and other key terms you can use to find more items:
Biography as a literary form.
keywords: feral child* stories
subject: feral children in literature
3. using quotes to keep terms together as a phrase:
do an author search to find works by that author: burroughs, edgar rice
do a subject search to find works about that author: burroughs, edgar rice
look for the subheading "criticism and interpretation"
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