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Finding Books with Fetch!

How to search Fetch! for Books, E-Books and other resources:

  1. Click on the Advanced Search link located beneath the basic search box on the Fetch! landing page.

  2. Our search term will be in quotation marks.


  3. Next check the option.



  4. Now click the Search button.

Interpreting your results:

The main column on the page consists of the results of your search.

You can sort the results by publication or relevance, and limiters that can be used to narrow your search results appear in the left column of the page.

The limiters are comprehensive, the options available to you appear in the table below.

You can choose to see
only Peer-Reviewed, Full-Text,
and/or abstracted entries.
You can also limit your publication
range.
You can limit your results by 
source type.
Other limiting options are available.
Click the drop-down arrows to see
everything that's available.


When you find your book: Write down or take a photo of the Call No. and off you go to the Location!

  • If you are looking for additional material that the EKS does not possess, feel free to check WorldCat.org to identify material for ILL.
 

Finding Books with the Library Catalog (Sierra)

How to search the Library catalog for Books and other resources:

  1. Enter your search terms (a keyword, author name, or title) in the catalog search box, I've selected the genreal collection for Main Stacks.


  2. Now click the Search button.

    Here I can narrow my search results . I chose King, Stephen forn in 1947.


Interpreting your results:

The main column on the page consists of the results of your search.

You can sort the results by publication or relevance, and limiters that can be used to narrow your search results appear in the left column of the page.

When you find your book: Write down or take a photo of the Call No. and off you go to the Location!

  • If you are looking for additional material that the EKS does not possess, feel free to check WorldCat.org to identify material for ILL.
 

Finding your books:


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