Look for the Virtual Browse carousel that appears at the bottom of every library book record. You can scroll left or right to see other books in the library system that might sit together on the same shelf.
Use Interlibrary Loan (ILL) to find books and articles that are not available in the University of Waterloo or Omni library system, or University of Waterloo article databases. Inter-library loan staff will let you know if your request can be filled. This is a free service. Delivery time is estimated at 7-10 days. Article requests are frequently fulfilled digitally.
Omni connects the libraries of 16 Ontario universities through one library catalogue. All students, staff and faculty at the University of Waterloo are Omni borrowers. You can order these materials directly from the Omni catalogue!
The Wilfrid Laurier University Library has produced a helpful Getting Started with Omni guide.
Aside from their in-depth analysis, dissertations and theses typically contain thorough bibliographies.
Scanning these bibliographies can save you research time since they often list primary and secondary sources you would be interested in.