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Tools: Library Catalog

Use it when you are:

  • Searching for a specific book by title

  • Placing a hold on an item

  • Searching by call number

  • Browsing by titles

Don't use it when you are:

  • Looking for articles

  • Looking for databases


What is different:

  • The default is a keyword search

  • No check-out history

  • Databases are not included

  • Prospector is on pause


 Searching with the Library Catalog

The Library Catalog is a mobile friendly tool that will allow you to search for materials, place holds, renew materials, and review your Library account.

The Interface

Explore the library catalog interface. Click on the plus signs to learn more.


Some key features of our library catalog:

  • Manage your library account by logging in via the link in the upper right corner.
  • Search by keyword (the default search) or designate a specific field, such as title by adjusting the search drop-down.
  • Explore search options such as the advanced search, browsing the collection, or search by course, course number, or instructor to locate course materials available for limited check-out.
  • Let us know what you think!

Search results

Explore some key elements of the search results screen that will help you navigate libraries' collections.

The Location

You may go directly to The Library Catalog:

Or you may navigate to the Libraries homepage and access the link directly below the search box on the homepage.

Library Catalog