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International Studies/Global Studies Research Guide

This guide is designed to help you start your International Studies/Global Studies research.

Library Catalog: Books, Videos, Etc.

Search the Library Catalog

Books, Audio, Movies, Music and More

Keywords   Subject   Title   Author


NOTE: To request items from the library catalog, you must have a 14-digit library card number & 4-digit PIN associated with one of the following credentials:

  • Lone Star College–CyFair Student ID/Library Card
  • Harris County Public Library Card

Tips for Searching the Library Catalog

A few things to remember:

  • Don't include A, And, or The at the beginning of a title.
  • Try using variations of  a word: teacher, teaches, teaching.
  • Check your spelling.



  • EBSCO eBook Collection
    LSC-CyFair Users | HCPL Users
    Search complete eBooks on a variety of topics. Set up a free account and download to your device or computer.
  • Ebook Central
    LSC-CyFair Users | HCPL Users
    Search, view, and/or download complete eBook titles covering a full range of academic topics.
  • eHCPL
    LSC-CyFair and HCPL Users
    Download and/or view digital materials (such as books, audio, music, magazines, and video). 

Select Reference Books

Our physical reference collection contains books on countries, cultures, and geography. These books are typically for in-library use only. The collection is located near the first floor library Reference Desk and the TEEN room.

Lone Star College–CyFair Branch Library:

NOTE: Titles below are in the College & Careers Reference Collection

  • REF 306.03 Cou - Countries and Their Cultures

See also: World History Atlases in REF 911.

Select EBooks

Video & Streaming Content

  The LSC-CyFair Library building is closed until further notice.

  Online References Services are available while we're closed.

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Harris County Public Library

Lone Star College-CyFair Branch

9191 Barker Cypress Road

Cypress, TX 77433

281.290.3214 - Reference Desk, 1st floor

281.290.3219 - Reference Desk, 2nd floor