Books & E-Books

Finding Journal and News Articles


*These guides are created by Milligan College Librarian Gary Daught. Used with permission. Please note that Milligan-specific information appears in these guides. The Bryan College Library subscribes to Ebsco, and Ebsco e-books are embedded in our .

Academic Writing and Citation Websites

Dewey Decimal System

The Dewey Decimal system (which we use) is a system based on broad subjects that are sub-divided in narrower topics. Here is the ‘skeleton’ of the Dewey Decimal system, click on the subject area to see call numbers that can be used when searching the stacks.

Automatic Citation Generators

  • Son of Citation Machine – Easily format your in-text citations, footnotes, and bibliography in Turabian, APA, MLA, and Chicago styles, allows you to look up books by ISBN
  • Citation Builder – creates citations for you in APA, MLA, and Chicago CBE/CSE formats.
  • Microsoft Word Reference Tab – This brief tutorial shows you how to use the tools within Word to format your sources in major citation styles
  • EasyBib – You can enter citation elements (title, date, author, etc.) and have them formatted into MLA style for free.

General Library Questions

Phone: 423.775.7307

Library Hours

Bryan Employees and Student Hours
Monday – Thursday, 7:45am – Midnight
Friday, 7:45am – 5pm
Saturday, 1pm – 5pm
Sunday, 6pm – Midnight

General Public Hours
Monday – Thursday, 7:45am – 9:30pm
Friday, 7:45am – 5pm
Sunday, 6pm – 9:30pm

List of Other Libraries

Below is a list of other libraries that may have materials available for your use. You will need to check with these libraries to see what policies they have for public access to their materials.