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United Search: How to use United Search

Search Bar

  • Use like a Google search bar to look for resources. The default search is by keyword but you can search by a specific title or author.


Refine Your Search

  • After your initial search you may get a lot of results. The limits on the left-hand side allow you to narrow down your results.
  • The default limit is set to Available in Library Collection. This will give you all resources that the library has access to in all formats. 


Explore Your Results

Access e-books, e-journals, and databases by clicking on the blue link.

Access full text articles by clicking on the PDF icon.

View the status of print materials by clicking on Retrieve Catalog Item link.