How to Search for Library Materials

 Search all University System of Maryland Libraries (USMAI) Catalogs

I.  BOOKS AND MORE

Select search term

Click on Other Search Strategies Below

1. Advanced Catalog Search    *     2. Morgan Advanced Catalog Only    *   3. Morgan WorldCat       

 

II.  JOURNALS

  

1. USMAI Journals    *    2. Morgan Journals Only    *    3. E-Journals via ResearchPort

 

  • Find the article you want in Research Port
  • Click on FindIt Button
  • Click on "More Options" and click on "E-mail citation and link to this page."
  • Copy and paste the URL into guides, web pages, or e-learning software (WebCT, Blackboard, WebTycho etc.)
  • This link will ask off-campus users to login before continuing on to the article.

III.  E-BOOKS

On-Campus NetLibrary  
Remote Access/Off-Campus Netlibrary
NetLibrary provides access to your library's eContent collection.  eContent is the digital verison of books, journals and datatbase content. 
 

IV.  AUDIO, VIDEOS, DVDS

         Search for AV materials

Search in the Library's Advanced Search screen for Multimedia sources in the Library.
Select from the "format" drop down menu the type of media you are searching for in the online catalog.

V.   SEARCHING BY LOCATION

Select in the Library's Advanced Search screen for the Location of materials in the various Library Collections 
Select from the "location"  drop down menu the Library Collection you are searching.

 

 

VI.   COURSE RESERVE

        MSU's Course Reserve

Search in USMAI online catalog to locate materials that have been placed on reserve located in Circulation Department of the Library.

 VII.   MY LIBRARY ACCOUNT

            My Account

You will be prompted to choose campus affiliation and enter barcode and lastname for verification when clicking on the above link.  

 VIII.    OFF-CAMPUS/REMOTE ACCESS TO DATABASES

             Morgan State University           

The Library's home page can be searched by clicking on the above link, "Morgan State University" on campus and off-campus.

Due to licensing restrictions, we limit remote database access to current Morgan State University m students, faculty, and staff.  For instructions on how to access "Off-Campus/Remote Access" click on the here.