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Using Library Resources: Find Books

An interactive tutorial to understand the research from start to finish.

Notes on Searching

The library catalog is a search tool to find materials in the library whether an actual book or e-book

Make sure you know what your looking at by knowing these icons and captions:

 

Key to Primo Catalog
Type of Item Look for:

1. Print Books:  physical copies of books

 

Print book image in Primo Catalog

Look for the word "Book", an image of a book, and the words "Available at..."

2. E-books: copies or chapters of digital books

Look for the word "Book", an image of the book, and the words "Online Access"

3.  Video

Video Icons in Library Catalog

Look for the word "Video" and an image of the video or film reel

4 Audio media: a disc or audiobook

Audio CD Icon

Look for the words "Audio CD" and an image of the cd or volume symbol

            


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