Hunting for a book?<br />And not sure where to start ?<br />
This presentation will show you the quickest way to find a specific book in UCT Libraries.<br />For detailed tutorials on ...
You want to find the book:<br />Atomic structure and periodicity by Jack Barrett<br />Does the Library have it?<br />And i...
Open the Libraries web site: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za<br />Click on Catalogue (ALEPH)<br />
ALEPH is the name of our online catalogue.  <br />It contains records of all the books, journals, reports, theses, videos,...
When the catalogue opens up ...<br />Click on Browse<br />
In the Browse screen ...<br />Open the dropdown menu that lets you choose the index you want to browse in.<br />
In the Browse screen ...<br />Open the dropdown menu that lets you choose the index you want to browse in.<br />
In the Browse screen ...<br />AndselectTitle<br />
In the Browse screen ...<br />atomic structure<br />    Type in the first few words of the book’s title<br />
A list of titles will open up …<br />Click on the TITLE of the book you want<br />
This calls up the catalogue record for the book ...<br />
This calls up the catalogue record for the book ...<br />TheLibraryfieldtellsyou which Library to go to. <br />TheShelf ma...
And remember, if you can’t find what you are looking for …the librarians are here to help you.  Please just ask us!<br />F...
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Find a book at UCT Libraries

  1. 1. Hunting for a book?<br />And not sure where to start ?<br />
  2. 2. This presentation will show you the quickest way to find a specific book in UCT Libraries.<br />For detailed tutorials on using the Libraries’ catalogue, visit the Library Basics tutorials<br />on our web site.<br />
  3. 3. You want to find the book:<br />Atomic structure and periodicity by Jack Barrett<br />Does the Library have it?<br />And if so, where is it shelved?<br />
  4. 4. Open the Libraries web site: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za<br />Click on Catalogue (ALEPH)<br />
  5. 5. ALEPH is the name of our online catalogue. <br />It contains records of all the books, journals, reports, theses, videos, DVDs and other materials in UCT Libraries<br />
  6. 6. When the catalogue opens up ...<br />Click on Browse<br />
  7. 7. In the Browse screen ...<br />Open the dropdown menu that lets you choose the index you want to browse in.<br />
  8. 8. In the Browse screen ...<br />Open the dropdown menu that lets you choose the index you want to browse in.<br />
  9. 9. In the Browse screen ...<br />AndselectTitle<br />
  10. 10. In the Browse screen ...<br />atomic structure<br /> Type in the first few words of the book’s title<br />
  11. 11. A list of titles will open up …<br />Click on the TITLE of the book you want<br />
  12. 12. This calls up the catalogue record for the book ...<br />
  13. 13. This calls up the catalogue record for the book ...<br />TheLibraryfieldtellsyou which Library to go to. <br />TheShelf mark fieldtellsyou where to look on the shelves<br />
  14. 14. And remember, if you can’t find what you are looking for …the librarians are here to help you. Please just ask us!<br />Fiona Jones<br />August 2010<br />

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