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What is MavScholar?: What is MavScholar?

Search for articles and books at the same time, across all subjects

What is MavScholar?

MavScholar is a new, simple way to search for articles and books at the same time, across all subjects. It is the first tab on center of the library homepage.

Start with MavScholar when you are beginning your research, doing interdisciplinary searching, or looking for a specific book or article by title.

 Mavscholar tab on library's web page



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Winter Break
Reference Desk Hours

Memorial Library, 1st Floor

Dec 14: Library Closed 
Dec 15: 9am-4pm: Desk Staffed 
Dec 16-19: 9-11:30am, 1-4pm: *On-Call Librarian 

December 20 - January 4

Jan 5-6:  9-11:30am, 1-4pm: *On-Call Librarian 
Jan 7-9: 9am-4pm: Desk Staffed 

*Please ask for assistance at the Circulation Desk or call 507-389-5958 during the on-call hours. 

Regular Reference Services hours will resume on Monday, January 12 

By E-mail: Your email will be answered within 1-2 days when reference service is available.  
By Chat:  Chat online with a reference librarian 24 hours, 7 days a week
By Phone: 507-389-5958



Thanks to Carleton and St. Olaf Colleges, and Bowling Green State University for allowing us to reuse and adapt their content for this guide.

Give MavScholar a Try!

Find Scholarly Articles, Books, and More


MavScholar Videos

This playlist contains two videos, an introduction to MavScholar and then a short demonstration of the tool's search features.

What if I can't find relevant results?

You may have better luck searching one of the disciplinary databases.

As always, reference librarians are happy to help you if you're not finding what you need.

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