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​LibrarySearch Help

This guide provides information on the different ways you can use LibrarySearch to locate print and electronic resources.

Finding Books and E-Books

Use LibrarySearch to locate print and e-books held within Summit Libraries and at the UO Libraries. Remember you can use keyword, tilte, author or subject to locate items.

Searching UO + Summit

To look for books available at the UO and Summit Libraries change the drop down menu to UO + Summit. This will limit your search to just resources available at these locations. After you've done the search, limit to just print books by going to "Resource Type" on the left and selecting this option. 

LibrarySearch within UO Libraries and Summit

Refine the search for print books

To look for e-books available at the UO and Summit Libraries change the drop down menu to UO + Summit. This will limit your search to just resources available at these locations. After you've done the search, limit to just e-books by going to "Resource Type" on the left and selecting this option. 

LibrarySearch within UO Libraries and Summit

Refine the search to e-books

To request a book from a Summit library, click on the title and then scroll down to "Request Options." Click on "Place Summit Request (about 5 days)" link. Complete the form to submit your request. If a Summit copy is unavailable, select the "Interlibrary Loan" link and complete the form to get the book from another library.

Requesting books from Summit and interlibrary loan

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Searching UO Libraries

To look for books available only at the UO Libraries change the drop down menu to UO Libraries. This is helpful if need to book right away, or want to check our holdings. This will limit your search to just resources available at all the UO Libraries. After you've done the search, limit to just print books by going to "Resource Type" on the left and selecting this option. 

LibrarySearch within UO Libraries

Refine the search to print brooks

To look for books available only at the UO Libraries change the drop down menu to UO Libraries. This is helpful if need to book right away, or want to check our holdings. This will limit your search to just resources available at all the UO Libraries. After you've done the search, limit to just print books by going to "Resource Type" on the left and selecting this option. 

LibrarySearch within UO Libraries

Refine the search to e-books

You can request a UO Libraries' book held at any of our locations to be sent to your preferred library, or held for you to pickup at the Checkout Desk. To do this click on the book's title and then scroll down to "Request Options" and select the "Request UO Item" link. If the book is currently checked out this option also serves as a way to recall the book.

Request an item from the UO Libraries

If you only need a chapter/article from a print book/journal the UO Libraries provides a service where you can place a request to have a copy of the item made for your use (subject to copyright restrictions). To request a print chapter or article in LibrarySearch, click on the title then scroll down to "Request Options: Document Delivery." Complete the form, including information about the chapter or article to complete the request. 

Request a print article within LibrarySearch

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