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Searching for a Book at MSU
Use the directions below to search for and access book information from Memorial Library.
To start, first navigate to the library's homepage. Then, click on the "Books & Media" tab and search for your title or topic.
There's a lot of info to keep track of when you look for a book. Keep an eye out for the information below.
Once you find your book, how you will access the book's information will depend on whether it's an eBook or physical book. Physical books will simply say "book," and have a call number listed with the words MSU, M Memorial Library. Online or ebooks will say "online" over the picture and "ebook" at the bottom of the entry. To access your ebook or book information, choose the appropriate directions below.
First, start by clicking the title of your book.
Many books will take you straight to a page where you can download or read the book online. Look for "Read Online" and "Download Book" options.
Some pages may look a little different. Just keep looking for "Read Online," or "Full Text Online" to access your ebook.
First, click on the title of the book.
When you click on a book, you'll be taken to the Detailed Record page. This page displays information about the contents, location, and availability of the book. You'll also find some neat tools to make your research quicker, like our Citation Generator and Email features.
Note the collection and call number or email the information to yourself using the little envelope icon. Bring that information into the library to find your book!
Once you have that information, come into the library and find your book. You can find out more information about locating a book in the library here.
If you have any trouble concerning books or finding books, please talk to a librarian.
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