Use the Libraries' Advanced Search to find books on your topic in the WMU collection.
If you already know the title or author, use the pull-down arrow to select Title or Author.
When looking for books by topic, enter your keyword(s) into the search boxes.
SEARCH TIP: If you are using a phrase in your search, be sure and put it in quotation marks, e.g., "civil war"
SEARCH TIP: Use an asterisk * to pick up variant endings of a word, e.g., insurge* will retrieve insurgent, insurgence, insurgency, etc.
Try some of these subject encyclopedias to get the "big picture" on your topic.