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Step 3: Find Books & Videos

 

LIBRARY CATALOG

The Library Catalog is an inventory of all the materials we own - books, periodicals, videos/dvds, and CDs. It lists the call number, availability, and physical location of each item. It also includes links to online items like eBooks and streaming videos.


SEARCH TIPS

Titles

Examples:

Title:
Search command:
The Hitchhiker's Guide to Calculus hitchhikers guide
Censorhip in America:
a Reference Handbook
censorship in america

Authors

Examples:

Author:
Author Search command:
John W. Snapper snapper, john
J. R. R. Tolkien tolkien
The World Chess Federation world chess federation

Subjects

Examples:

Your topic :
Subject Browse command:
computer circuits computers -- circuits
Your topic:
Keyword Search command:
psychological causes of anorexia anorexia psychology


LOCATE THE ITEM

Find the item on the shelf (or online) using the information provided:

library img opac loc display

Locations:

Call Number: Plough Library uses the Dewey Decimal System. Each number in the Dewey Decimal System represents a particular subject.

Status:Tells if item is available or checked out and other information about availability of item.