LIBRARY CATALOG

 

 

Question: What is Library Catalog?
Answer:
 Library Catalog provides all details of the library collection, including current status, location and number of copies available to ease users identifying them on the specific shelves.


Question:
 How to use Library Catalog?
Answer:
 Please refer to the user guide


Question:
 What can we understand from Everything, Library Search and Asset Search in the Library Catalog?
Answer:
 Search results in Library Catalog are different based on the options selected:
1.   Everything: will search all types of materials available in the library collection  
2.   Library Search: will search all types of materials available in the library collection, excludes Asset Search.

3.   Asset Search:  will only search scanned Special Collection materials such as past examination paper. (Special Collection refers to all materials written by UTHM community or published by UTHM).  

 

Question: How to get call number from the Library Catalog?

Answer: In the Library catalog, call number is known as Shelf Number. Please write down that particular number before searching at the shelf.


Question:
 Can the Library Catalog give some information whether the material is available on shelf or on loan?

Answer: Yes. Details of any material on shelf are available at a particular column, for example Open Access. For any material that is on loan, the column will inform the Due Date.