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RWS 1301

What It Is

MinerQuest is what you use to search the Library's catalog!

The Library's Catalog is what you search to find things the Library owns like:

  • Books
  • Government Documents
  • Titles of Journals
  • Titles of Periodicals
  • Visual Media (streaming videos, dvds, etc.)

"Checking Out" Books

To check something out from the Library, take it to the Circulation Desk, just past the scanners at the entrance

Make sure you bring your Miner Gold Card (your ID card)

Helpful Video Tutorials

Click on the following links to view a short tutorial on each topic. For flash-free mobile and Apple devices click on

Intro to the Library 

Searching the Librar's Catalog  

Compiling Your Sources: Books  

Compiling your Sources: E-Books  

The Library of Congress Classification System       

    How to Find Books Using Encore

    Locations in Library

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