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Systems Engineering (SE) MSSE General: How to Use Library Resources

This is a general guide for SE Extended University Courses.

Using MinerQuest and Classic Catalog (online)

UTEP Library homepage provides link to both MinerQuest and Classic Catalog (online).

MinerQuest, a comprehensive search tool supported by EBSCO, is used to perform search on given topic(s) for various sources available to UTEP students, faculty, staff and community users. Basic search can be done by Keywords, Title, and Author. Option for Advanced Search is also available.

Classic Catalog may be searched for UTEP Library holdings. Records may be saved and e-mailed as appropriate. Advanced Search may be used to limit search results.

MinerQuest Search Examples

Searches can be performed by Keywords, Title, and Author.

Click on Title for detailed information. Click on the links to access e-books. DO NOT download e-books.

For items in the Main Stacks, use call #s and locations. Items may be checked out at the Access Services with valid UTEP IDs.

MinerQuest Search Examples (Contd.)

For print items in the Main Stacks, note the call #s, locations, and availability.

To check out materials, provide a valid UTEP ID at the Access Services Desk.

Classic Catalog Search Examples

Searches may be performed by Keywords, Subject, Author, Title, etc. Searches can be limited by material type, location, etc. Records may be e-mailed or saved as necessary.

Choose a title from the list for detailed and availability information.

For e-books, click on the links provided. DO NOT download e-books.

Classic Catalog Search Examples (Contd.)

For materials in the Main Stacks, note the call #s, locations, and availability. Materials may be checked out at the Access Services with valid UTEP IDs.


Course Reserves Search Examples

UTEP Library homepage also provides access to Course Reserves (under Research). Materials put on reserve for students by their instructors. Searches are performed by course name/ number or by instructor name. Printed items are checked out at Access Services with UTEP IDs.

For e-reserves, log in with UTEP credentials.


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