Ways to Search in the Library Catalog

There are several options for searching the Library Catalog:

Type of Search What It Does
Keyword Search Search for items on a topic
Title Search Search for a book when you know the title
Author Search Search for a book when you know the author
Subject Search Search for books using specific Library of Congress subject headings
Course Reserves Search for materials placed on reserve by an instructor
Your Library Account Allows you to see a list of books you have checked out and to renew books

In this section of Searchpath, we'll learn about the Keyword, Subject, and Course Reserve searches and show you how to check your library account.

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