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Finding Books & More at UO Libraries

Finding Books & More at UO Libraries

Three options to locate physical items

Option 1. (Get it Now) LibrarySearch.

Visit [Screen capture of LibrarySearch with 'UO Libraries" selected from the second dropdown after the search box]

Select "UO Libraries" from the dropdown to locate or request UO items. 

For books now owned by UO Libraries:

Option 2.  (Approx. 3-5 Days) Summit 

Sign in to LibrarySearch to place a Summit request [screen capture indicating the "place summit request (about 5 days) link above the search results on an item record in the catalog] 

Summit finds materials held in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho academic libraries.

For books not available through UO Libraries or Summit 

Option 3. (Approx. 10 Days) WorldCat

Request through InterLibrary Loan [Screen capture showing the location of the WorldCat link on]

WorldCat searches participating library catalogs from across the globe. 

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