ENG 111 Goodrich Spring 2019

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Finding Books

You can find books on your topic by using the search tool on Books/Media tab on the SUNY Broome Library website.

  • You may need to use broader search terms, if more specific terms do not work.
  • Use the "Get It" button to request the title through Internlibrary loan, if the book is not available at the SUNY Broome Library.

Some books related to technology

Carr, Nicholas. The Glass Cage: Automation and Us. W. W. Norton, 2014. [New Books T14.5 .C374 2014]

Carr, Nicholas. The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains. W. W. Norton, 2010. [QP360 .C3667 2010]

Postman, Neil. Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business. Viking, 1985. [P94 .P63 1985]

Postman, Neil. Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology. Vintage Books, 1993. [T14.5 .P667 1993]

Thompson, Clive. Smarter Than You Think: How Technology Is Changing Our Minds for the Better. Penguin Press, 2013. [T58.5 .T498 2013]

Turkle, Sherry. Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other. Basic Books, 2012. [HM851 .T86 2011]  ebook

Turkle, Sherry. Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age. Penguin Press, 2015. [P95.45 .T86 2015]

Twenge, Jean M. Igen: Why Today's Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood (and What This Means for the Rest of Us). Atria Books, 2017.  [HQ799.7 .T95 2017]


Finding ebooks


Finding Articles

Use the Find full-text or request copy button to link to full-text in another database, or request the article via Interlibrary loan.


Other Places to Search

  • Discovery Search Simultaneously searches books, ebooks, and articles in multiple databases.
  • Statista Portal for statistics.

Finding Reliable Websites

  • Who is posting this information? Are the author's name and credentials available? If not, look for an "About Us" link at the top or bottom of the page.
  • When was the information posted or last updated?
  • Are references listed?
  • How comprehensive is the information? Is it objective, or biased?

MLA Style


  • Librarians are available to help you in the Reference area of the Library during the hours the library is open.
  • SUNY Broome Library  Phone, email or chat reference is available.
  • Writing Center


K. Pitcher 10/24/2018; rev. 5/7/2019