User Skills - Subject Guides

ADTP – Liberal Art Department
SCOPE:  This subjects guide covers several types of resources such as books, encyclopedias, dictionary, study guides, e-books, recommended databases and more.

Liaison Librarian
Syazana Zainuddin
ADTP - Liberal Art Department > Taylor's Catalogue
 

Reference

Dictionaries & Encyclopedia
Unfamiliar Phrases and Concepts in your Reading List and Assignments Questions could make your life difficult. Look it up in a dictionary or encyclopedia first. These resources can help you out:
 
Dictionaries:
Acting - Dictionaries
Communication - Dictionaries
Music - Dictionaries
Psychology - Dictionaries
Public relations - Dictionaries
Religions - Dictionaries
Sociology - Dictionaries
United States - History - Dictionaries
 
Encyclopedia:
Psychology - Dictionaries
Religions - Dictionaries
Sociology - Dictionaries
United States - Dictionaries
Handbooks
By giving you an overview of your topic, a handbook or a yearbook can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
Civilization - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Communication - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Motion pictures - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Public Relations - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Religions - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Sociology - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Guides
By giving you an overview of your topic, a guides can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
Acting - Study and teaching
Civilization - Study and teaching
Motion pictures - Study and teaching
Psychology - Study and teaching
Sociology - Study and teaching

Look for Books

Books either from your Reading Lists, recommended by your Lecturer or through Bibliographic references could also be found at the Library.
 
Subject Heading:
Acting
Civilization - History
Communication
Films - Motion pictures
Interpersonal communication
Motion pictures - Aesthetics
Music appreciation
Psychology
Public Relations
Public speaking
Religions
Sociology
United States - History

Call Number

Use the search in the Library Catalogue. You can search using words like – tourist. You can also browse the Catalogue, or the shelves using the call numbers:
DDC Call Number ClassificationCall No.
Acting792.028
Civilization - History909 and 901.9
Communication302.2
Films791.430233092
Interpersonal communication153.6
Motion pictures - Aesthetics791.4301
Music appreciation781.17 and 780.15
Psychology150
Public Relations659.2 and 659
Religions291
Sociology301
United States - History973 and 973.08