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RLST 286: Introduction to Hinduism: Books

A guide to library resources for students enrolled in RLST 286: An Introduction to Hinduism.

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Searching by Subject Heading

Browsing by subject heading is a quick, easy way to start research on a new topic. Use the Classic Catalog Quick Search and choose the "Subject Headings" option. Subject searches use Library of Congress subject headings and are thus always in English. For related subject terms, scroll through the list of results.

Sample Subject Headings for this class:

  • Hinduism
  • Hinduism -- Doctrines
  • Hinduism -- History
  • Hindusim -- Rituals
  • Hindu mythology
  • Vedas

Tip-- to find subject headings, do a keyword search in the Catalog Quick Search using terms relating to your topic. Find a result that fits your research and the consult the consult the subject headings supplied in the catalog record.

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