PITTCat Classic is our library catalog. It will help you find books, magazines, videos, and other whole items in our collection. PITTCat Classic does not lead you to individual articles, but will let you search for a particular journal.
Subject headings describe the main subjects or topics covered in a book. All items in our catalog PITTCat Classic are labeled with subject headings to help users quickly find the subjects they need. Searching by subject heading is also a great way to quickly search for specific subject areas. To search by subject heading, select the Subject limiter in the Basic menu.
The general subject heading for 19th Century English literature is English Literature 19th Century.
Because the ULS has such a large collection, subject headings are often broken down into subheadings. For example:
To find materials on a particular author, search the author’s name by last name first name. For critical material on that author’s work, look for the subheading CRITICISM and INTERPRETATION. For example: