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Findabk2012

  1. 1. Hunting for a book?
  2. 2. Hunting for a book? And not sure where to start?
  3. 3. This presentation will showyou the quickest way to find aspecific book in UCT Libraries.
  4. 4. This presentation will showyou the quickest way to find aspecific book in UCT Libraries. For detailed tutorials on using the Libraries’ catalogue, visit the ALEPH Tutorials on our web site.
  5. 5. You want to find the book:
  6. 6. You want to find the book: Atomic structure and periodicity by Jack Barrett
  7. 7. You want to find the book: Atomic structure and periodicity by Jack Barrett Does the Library have it?And if so, where is it shelved?
  8. 8. Open the Libraries web site: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za
  9. 9. Open the Libraries web site: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za
  10. 10. Open the Libraries web site: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za Click on Catalogue (ALEPH)
  11. 11. ALEPH is the name of our online catalogue.
  12. 12. ALEPH is the name of our online catalogue. ALEPH contains records of all the books, journals, reports,theses, videos, DVDs and other materials in UCT Libraries
  13. 13. When ALEPH opens up ...
  14. 14. When ALEPH opens up ...Click onBrowse
  15. 15. In the Browse screen ... Subject
  16. 16. In the Browse screen ... Subject Open the dropdown menu that lets you choose the index you want to browse in.
  17. 17. In the Browse screen ...
  18. 18. In the Browse screen ... Andselect Title
  19. 19. In the Browse screen ... atomic structure Title Type in the first few words of the book’s title
  20. 20. In the Browse screen ... atomic structure Title And Type in the first fewclick on words of the book’s title Go
  21. 21. A list oftitles willopen up …
  22. 22. A list oftitles willopen up … Click on the TITLE of the book you want
  23. 23. This calls up thecatalogue record for the book ...
  24. 24. This calls up thecatalogue record for the book ... The Library field tells you which Library to go to.
  25. 25. This calls up thecatalogue record for the book ... The Library field tells you which The Shelf mark field Library to go to. tells you where to look on the shelves
  26. 26. And remember, if you need assistance … ask a librarian! Created by: Fiona Jones Updated Dec. 2011

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