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Using the Catalog

Search for books and eBooks in the Spalding University Library catalogThe catalog includes materials owned by our library as well as libraries worldwide. 

You can limit your search to only view materials owned by Spalding. Select "Spalding University" under "Library" on the left hand side of the search results. 

Spalding University Library WorldCat catalog, limit by Library and select "Spalding University"

You can also limit your search to print or eBooks, depending on availability. 

Example of Spalding Library catalog limiter by format: all format, article, book, etc.

Once you have found a book you are interested in borrowing, look at the information provided. The record will give the title, author, format (print book or eBook), and year. If the book is owned by Spalding, you will see "Held by: Spalding University" and its availability. Note the call number to find its location on the shelf in the library (ex: PS 3554.R4969 S44 2009).  

If you find a eBook  that is owned by Spalding, you will see the eBook icon and "Held by: Spalding University." Instead of a call number, select the "Access online" button. This will redirect you to an online e-reader where you can read the full text.