This guide is designed to support interdisciplinary research in sustainability.

Library Research Guide

Get Started With Search It

Watch this video (2:20) for a brief introduction to the functions and features of Search It. 

Getting Your Hands On a Resource

So, you found a book, video, map, etc. in Search It. Now what?

a book description in Search It.


You'll need:

Call Number

You'll need this entire alphanumeric code. The call number is a code for the subject of the book. For more information, check out this list of call numbers and what they mean


Status (on the "Find it at the Library" tab)

You are hoping for Item in place because that means it should be available for you. If it is checked out, missing, or lost, it will not be on the shelf and you can request it through interlibrary loan on the "Details" tab - click "request this item"

Search It Flow Chart

Flowchart of information sources within Search It