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Library catalogue

From a single search box you can discover ALL of the library's resources including:

  • Books
  • Journals
  • Audiovisual materials
  • Reserve and e-Reserve collections
  • Curtin research papers
  • Archival collections
  • PLUS hundreds of millions of online journal articles and e-books.

Easily find what you need
The items that best match your search terms will be ranked by relevance at the top of your list. You can also:

  • check if the item is available for loan or
  • request items that are on loan.

Easily refine your search
Use the facets on the left-hand side of the screen to focus on the most relevant results by topic, collection, resource type, etc. You can also:

  • broaden your search or
  • sort by author and title.

Access full text articles
Click on Online resources to access available full text articles and e-books.

Additional features
Log in and use:

  • e-shelf to share, organise and save items you have found in the catalogue
  • borrower information to renew books, view requests and previous loans
  • reviews & tags to rate and review items and share with others.

Database searching
For more journal articles, search library databases available from the Databases A-Z tab at the top right of the screen or see our Databases page for information.

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Help to use the catalogue


… and more:

  • One simple search across multiple collections
  • Ability to limit search results to "online only" – particularly useful for our off-campus users
  • Option to narrow your search results to items currently available, type of resource or items held at a certain location
  • Suggestions for new searches, relevance and popularity ranking
  • "Did you mean?" functionality
  • Personalised workspace allowing you to save and organise records, to add notes and set up alerts

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