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How to find a book title
1. Go to the
2. Select the
Login to search
USC Students and Staff (enter username and password if prompted)
4. In the top search box type the
"Title in double quotation marks"
6a. For eBooks, select
Check for availability
6b. For books, select
How to find an author
Go to the
Library Website Select the
Login to search Select
USC Students and Staff (enter username and password if prompted) Select the
Advanced search Select the
Catalogue radio button Select
Author from the first drop down menu Type author surname followed by first name
Do you know the book title?
On the library home page select
catalogue from the drop-down menu. In the search box type the title in "double quotation marks" (click arrow for next step)
Click on the
green available link to see the location of the book.
Find your campus and record the
call number. You will need the whole call number to find the book (e.g. P90 .E57 2016) Click locate for a map to direct you to shelf location.
Looking for an author?
On the library homepage select
Catalogue button and in first drop down mean select Author/creator
Type author surname followed by first name and click
Results with the author name will be displayed
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