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WorldCat Discovery

DISCOVERY enables you to search across most of our online databases including our book catalog in one search.  You can access DISCOVERY  from the Library Homepage. 

Please note that you can also limit your search to books/ebook, or articles or journal titles by using the tabs above.

Quick Search Hints

  • Use QUOTATION MARKS if you are searching for a particular phrase or book title
  • Use CAPs for boolean connectors (e.g. AND, OR, NOT)
  • Use FILTERS to limit your results by material type (article, book, etc.) or publication date
  • Use ADVANCED SEARCH for title, author or subject heading searches (works better than the basic search screen!)
  • If you are getting a lot of irrelevant results, try taking off the EXPAND SEARCH WITH RELATED TERMS filter

See the Helpful Handouts box for more!

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