Questions: https://ulib.iupui.edu/help/ask or call 317-274-0469.
Do you know which book you want?
Yes – Locate the book in IUCAT: www.iucat.iu.edu (Hint: Go to the advanced search screen and do a search for the ‘Title’ and ‘Author’) [Example: Title: 1984, Author: Orwell, George]
No. – Search IUCAT for a keyword related to your topic (Hint: Try doing a Subject search by changing the dropdown menu from ‘All Fields’ to ‘Subject’). [Example: Subject: Dystopias]
Is it available at IUPUI University Library? (Hint: Click on the title to view the item’s record, look at the holdings information).
Yes. – Take it to the Service & Information Desk and bring your Crimson Card!
No. – See next question.
Stuck? Ask a librarian for maps of the library and how to use the Library of Congress call numbers to locate your book.
Is the book available at another IU library?
Yes. – Use the ‘Request This’ link on the IUCAT record. [Red ‘Request This’ button icon]. Then, Use your IU Login and choose your pickup library! [Request Delivery screen showing ‘Indpls – IUPUI University Library’ as pickup location]
No. – Try WorldCat (http://ulib.iupui.edu/worldcat) and borrow the book using Interlibrary Loan (ILL). [Red ‘Request Item through Interlibrary Loan’ button]