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Find Homework (K-12) Resources: Library Catalog

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You will learn how to use the library catalog to search for both non-fiction and fiction books, audiobooks, DVDs, and more. 

What is a catalog?

library catalog is a listing of all the items held by that library.

shelves of books

You can search for specific items by their title or author, or you can search for items on a specific topic using keywords.

If you need help...

keep calm and ask a librarian

NovaCat Search Tips:

Use the library's catalog to search for materials such as books, ebooks, DVDs, etc., by keyword, author, or title. Click on an entry on the results list to view an item's availability, location, and call number.

  1. No results? Check your spelling or the fields you searched in. Selecting different fields will produce different results.

  2. Too few results? Go back and expand your search by using synonyms or related terms.

  3. Too many results? Go back and use the advanced search filters to limit your search.

Need help? Ask a Librarian!

 

Catalog

Use the library's catalog to search for materials by keyword, author, or title. Click on an entry to view an item's availability, location, and call number.

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Need Help Using the Library?

For general library questions, call (954) 262-5477 or email plsrefdesk@nova.edu   |   For research help, make an appointment with a librarian!