Research Strategies for University 100: Finding Books

Finding Books

Library Catalog
Use the Catalog to search for books the library owns. You can search for books by author's name, title of the book, subject heading and keyword. A keyword search is generally recommended when search for books on a particular topic, if you don't have specific titles in mind.

This tutorial demonstrates how to find a book on the shelf by using the call number found in the online library catalog: