Using the SPU Library Catalog

View each of the following short videos, taking time to practice what you have learned.  Access the library catalog from the main library page.  Videos have a combined viewing time of just under nineteen minutes.

After completing these tutorials, you should be able to:

  1. Conduct a basic search
  2. Use advanced searching techniques
  3. Find and request materials from other libraries
  4. Save/export information
  5. Find items on reserve/access your library record
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Step 1

Introduction (0:56)

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Step 3

Advanced Searching Techniques (3:36)

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Step 4

Finding and requesting items from other libraries (3:15)

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Step 5

Special types of searches and browsing (4:29)

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Step 6   

Saving/exporting results (2:13)

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Step 7

Finding items on Reserve and accessing Your Library Record (2:03)

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Step 8

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