Using WestCat

This module covers how to search the Kent Library Catalog.

When you have completed this module you should be able to:

  • recognize that the Kent Library Catalog contains more than books

  • find books on a topic using a Keyword search

  • find books by title, author, or subject heading

  • find journals by using a Journal Title search

  • identify the location of books or other items

  • read a call number and use it to find items in the library

  • find an item placed on reserve using a Course Reserves search

 
Resources for Librarians and Educators, Credits
Original Searchpath material © 2001-2002 by the Board of Trustees of Western Michigan University. Revised 2004-2012 by Claudia Ruediger and Matthew Olsen, Kent Library, Southeast Missouri State University, in accordance with the Searchpath Open Publication License.