**Click on Advanced Search under Milne Library.
Select Library Catalog link at the top of the search screen. This is an index to the collections of Milne Library.
Any Field will search for keywords in fields of the item record, Including author, title, subject, and contents.
Use drop-down menu to search for a specific field such as Author, Title, Subject. Use drop-down menu under
Material Type to choose Books. Click on Search toward the bottom of the screen.
Example: slave* searches for slave(s), slavery
Example: “West Africa”
**Sign in with your SUNY Oneonta username and password to get complete results and to request items from other SUNY libraries through Interlibrary Loan (Resource Sharing).
You can limit your results to those Held by Milne Library or Available Online (limiters on the left of the results list).
For print books in Milne Library:
1. Note the availability status and the Library of Congress call number.
2. Using the information guide Library Floor Plans, find the book on the shelf and check
out the book at the Circulation Desk using your SUNY Oneonta ID card.
**Virtual Browse (at the bottom of selected records for print books) gives information about books on the shelf near the selected book title, which can also be useful, since like titles are classed together.
Note the Permalink icon on the detailed record for the book.
For electronic books in Milne Library:
1. Click on the title of the book
2. Under View Online—Full text availability, link to any database listed and then to
the full text of the book o to individual chapters of the book.