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BRF - Introduction to Humanities and Social Sciences

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Find out about our print and online book collections.

Reference Books

The library provides access to a collection of online reference books (e.g., encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.) through Credo Reference. We also subscribe to the Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology. Check out all of our online reference collections by visiting the Articles & Databases page

Primo - Finding Books

Use Primo to find the library's collection of books, videos, and journals. See the Help Page for Finding Books for more information on using Primo to locate books. 

Use the search box below to run a quick search or use the advanced search page to limit your material type to books prior to searching. 

Boston Library Consortium

You can obtain a Boston Library Consortium card at the Library's Circulation Desk. This card grants you access to several academic libraries in Massachusetts, Connecticut and New Hampshire. 


The Carney Library offers the following ebooks collection. You can find other eBooks that are not part of the following collections by searching the library's collection.