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Locating Books in the Library  

Last Updated: Aug 19, 2010 URL: http://libraryguides.oglethorpe.edu/catalog Print Guide RSS Updates
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Using the Catalog from the Homepage

You can do a quick search of our Catalog from the Library Homepage. Search options include:

  • Keyword Anywhere
  • Title Keyword
  • Subject Keyword
  • Author Keyword
  • Title Find [omit leading articles]
  • Author Headings Browse [last name first]
  • Subject Headings Browse

 

 

About the Library Catalog

The online Library Catalog is where you can search for books, e-books, DVDs, and sound recordings. It tells you what our Library owns and where to locate it.

I want to... Find books in the Library Find DVDs, videos, and sound recordings.
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Use the Library Catalog. Here you can see what print and electronic books we have available for your topic.

If you have trouble finding books, Ask a Librarian. If none are available, we can Interlibrary Loan a book for you.

 

Use the Library Catalog. To search for just videos or sound recordings:

  • go to Set Limits
  • under Item Type, select Video or Music Recording
  • Click "Set Limits"
  • Then conduct your search by typing in your keywords
  • This will eliminate books from the results list
Where to go to find the item

 

Write down the Call Number of the book and go to the corresponding shelf.

A - C located in Basement
D - G located on 1st Floor
H - P located on 2nd Floor
Q - Z located in Basement
Reference on 1st Floor

If the book is listed in the catalog as an Electronic Book, simply click on the link provided (require GALILEO password if off-campus)

Use the Library Catalog. To search for just videos or sound recordings:

  • go to Set Limits
  • under Item Type, select Video or Music Recording
  • Click "Set Limits"
  • Then conduct your search by typing in your keywords
  • This will eliminate books from the results list

Write down the DVD or CD number, then bring it to the Circulation Desk for a staff member to retrieve for you.

The Circulation desk is located on the 1st Floor.

 

Where To Find a Book

 Once you find a book in our catalog, be sure to write down the entire call number. Look at the first letter of the call number, and determine what floor to which you need to go.

Ask at the Circulation desk for DVDs and CDs.

A - C Basement of the Library
D - G   1st Floor of the Library
H - P 2nd Floor of the Library
Q - Z Basement of the Library


Reference Books are on the 1st Floor of the Library 

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