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Locating Teaching Resources in the Library: K-12 Textbooks

This guide describes the teaching resources available in Andersen Library and the K-12 Curriculum Collection. as well as how to locate them. In addition, it provides direction to locating online information such as article databases and useful websites.

K-12 Textbook Collection

textbook collection

Textbooks sets may include supplemental materials such as DVD's, test banks, and manipulatives. These may be shelved in boxes along with the student and teacher editions. Over-sized items such as big books may be located on the bottom shelf below the textbook set.

How to Find K-12 Textbooks in the Catalog

K-12 Textbooks are in the Curriculum Collection on the 2nd floor. Most textbooks are the teacher's edition, although some include student editions and other supplemental materials. As there is currently no location limiter for the textbook collection, do the following:

Search for K-12 textbooks using Research@UWW. Use a content area search term (e.g. "language arts", mathematics, etc.) and the term textbooks.

searching for textbooks using Research at UWW