MODULE 3: Books as Information Sources:
Section 2 of 6, THE LIBRARY CATALOG, page 2 of 5.

THE LIBRARY CATALOG

BASIC SEARCHING

Provides a quick and easy way to search, including by word or phrase, author, title, or subject.

ADVANCED SEARCHING

Clicking the Power Search link from the Online Catalog's opening screen offers the researcher the opportunity to limit his or her search with great precision, offering options such as the ability to search by material type or location. The Power Search screen also provides the capability to BROWSE or to do a CALL NUMBER search.

Down the rabbit hole.

 

If you are viewing this tutorial from a computer with Internet access, you may wish to follow along by performing the example searches live, for yourself.

To do so, simply open a second browser window or tab. Read the tutorial in one and perform the searches in another.


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