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Books on Special Education

Most books on Special Education have the call number 371.9 and are located on the 4th floor.

You can browse the shelves in person or you can search the catalog by searching that call number to browse the shelves electronically, use the Library Catalog box below and change the search to call number.

  Library Catalog

  Quick Search

Digital Resources

Google Scholar

Prefer searching in Google? Try Google Scholar, which can be set up to access WCU resources by: 

  1. Click on Settings on the Google Scholar homepage.
  2. Click on Library Links from the left menu. 
  3. Search for West Chester University, then click on the box next to the result that says West Chester University Libraries-- Find-It @WCU, and hit save. 

After you have done this, look for links that say either Find-It @ WCU or Check Availability @ WCU, to see if full text is available through WCU.



Interlibrary Loan

If you need books or articles WCU does not have,  you can request them through interlibrary loan.

  • Articles are requested through ILLiad.

    Note: You will be asked for your WCU ID number.

  • Books are requested through PALCI.

    Note: You will need to have an authenticated library card number to request a book.  If you have a WCU RAM card or need a library bar-code number you can request a Library Authentication Number

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