Answered By: Lisa Hamilton
Last Updated: Dec 20, 2016     Views: 264

You can begin with a basic search and then filter your results for non-fiction books. 

  1. In the catalog, type in a subject or keyword and hit the search button Screenshot of a red button with magnifying glass icon.
     
  2. When your search results appear, click the Format menu on the left and then the Books option.  
    If you don't see these options, first click Screenshot of a red button with the word "Filter"

     
  3. Check the box(es) next to the type of book format(s) you would like to browse.
     
  4. Click the Content option on the left. Click Non-Fiction.
     
  5. You can also use the menus to limit by audience and location.
     

If you want to browse all non-fiction books, use the Advanced Search.

  1. Leave the search boxes blank.
     
  2. Scroll down and choose Non-fiction from the Content menu.
     
  3. Check the box next to Book.
     
  4. You can also use the other menus to narrow your results by location, audience, and date published.