Answered By: Alysha Sapp
Last Updated: Oct 30, 2015     Views: 31

Find books by author

Step 1

Step 2

  • In the Index drop menu next to the search box, select Author (last name first).
  • In the search box, type in the author's name.
    • Type in the author's last name, followed by her/his first name.
    • Punctuation and capitalization are not necessary.

Click Search.

Step 3

Click on the Entry link that best matches your author.

Step 4

  • Browse for and then click on the link for the title you need.
  • Write down the book's location and call number.
    • Write down the complete call number. You will need all this information to find the book on the shelf.
    • Be sure to click the Location link to see a map of where the item is shelved.

Step 5

  • Retrieve the book.
    • If you need help locating where your book is shelved, ask for help at the Library Services desk (map) or the Research Help desk (map) on the 2nd floor.

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