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SOC 5 (Hirose) - Global Change: Books

Books in the LPC Library

Use the Library Catalog to search for titles in LPC collections. 

Search for books, articles and more Search with WorldCat

Advanced Search

Sample search terms:     

globalization culture popular culture
developing countries capitalism economy
Americanism Westernism McDonalization
cultural pluralism cross cultural studies  

 Books belonging to Chabot College may be requested online or by going to the LPC Library check-out desk.  Deliveries are every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon. 


The EBSCOhost eBook Collection contains approximately 130,000 titles covering on a wide range of topics including globalization and related issues. 

  • Access ebooks by searching the library's online catalog or going directly to the EBSCOhost eBook Collection.
  • You can read the ebooks online or print the maximum allowed.
  • If you are using the ebooks from off-campus, you will need to login with your W# and library password.

Sample Titles

Call Numbers

The LPC Library, like most academic libraries, uses the Library of Congress classification system (LC). 

Library of Congress Subject Classification

Books on sociology are in the HM section.  However, due to the nature of this research assignment your books can fall under many different subject areas in the social sciences as well as many others. 

Instructions for finding books by call number.


How to request/renew books? My Library Account!

Requests for circulating materials can be made using your Library Account in Oneseach or through a librarian or library staff member.

Instructions for setting up your Library Account.

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Chabot Library Catalog

  • Request books from Chabot for Tues/Thurs delivery

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  • Students with valid LPC IDs may check out books from CSUEB


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