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Search Tips: Basic Searching

How to effectively search using our new interface.
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2019 8:42 AM

Simple Search

Type in a keyword, phrase or title and search by the default of Everything or use the dropdown menu to limit your search.

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Searching Everything

To find materials by keyword in UB Libraries using Everything

Type in your keyword

Click the magnifying glass to search or select Everything UB from the drop-down menu

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On the left navigation panel, limit your results by type under Content Type and select the appropriate box

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Basic Searching by Title: Book

Basic Searching by Title: eBook

Searching for Known Articles Video

Find Media Using the Catalog

To find media such as a DVD, click the Catalog tab and type in your search query. Select UB Libraries Catalog.

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Narrow your results by content type. Select Videos from the options. Click Apply Filters at the bottom.

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Find the relevant record to obtain the location and availability status of your item.

Available at course reserve.