Find Books  @ the Library Need a little help finding books using the Westerville Library’s online catalog?  Don’t despair!...
<ul><li>Open your Internet browser.  </li></ul><ul><li>Go to  www.westervillelibrary.org  </li></ul><ul><li>Type what you ...
<ul><li>Look for the following:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>TITLE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AUTHOR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>...
<ul><ul><li>Once you find an item you want, click the  Request it  link! </li></ul></ul>
<ul><li>Enter your  FIRST  and/or  LAST NAME . </li></ul><ul><li>Enter your  LIBRARY CARD NUMBER.  (Found under the barcod...
<ul><li>Click on the arrow next to  *Drive-Up Reserve  and choose your school name from the list that appears.  </li></ul>...
<ul><li>If your request was successful, you will see a screen like the one below.  </li></ul><ul><li>Simply click  close  ...
<ul><li>When you’re finished browsing and reserving, be sure to click the  Logout  button.  </li></ul><ul><li>Then click  ...
Not sure how to find the perfect book? Don’t give up the search!
<ul><ul><li>If you do a search for  dinosaurs , you have over 1,000 items to choose from! </li></ul></ul>
<ul><li>To help you choose, try sorting by  Date  or  Title .  </li></ul><ul><li>Or try limiting by  Search Found In ,  Av...
<ul><li>Do you know what area of the library you want to search in? Try limiting your search by  location . </li></ul><ul>...
Only want dinosaur books about  triceratops  or  plateosaurus  or  paleontologists ?  Click on the  Show more tags  link u...
Were you really just looking for books about  fossils ? No problem!  Click on the  Other Searches You Might Try  link unde...
Need more help?  That’s why we’re here!  Contact us @ kids@westervillelibrary.org  614.882.7277 ext. 4
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Find Books @ the Library

  1. 1. Find Books @ the Library Need a little help finding books using the Westerville Library’s online catalog? Don’t despair! Help is here!
  2. 2. <ul><li>Open your Internet browser. </li></ul><ul><li>Go to www.westervillelibrary.org </li></ul><ul><li>Type what you want in the search bar and click Find It! </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Look for the following: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>TITLE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AUTHOR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AVAILABILITY </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LOCATION </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><ul><li>Once you find an item you want, click the Request it link! </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Enter your FIRST and/or LAST NAME . </li></ul><ul><li>Enter your LIBRARY CARD NUMBER. (Found under the barcode on your library card.) </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Click on the arrow next to *Drive-Up Reserve and choose your school name from the list that appears. </li></ul><ul><li>Click Submit . </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>If your request was successful, you will see a screen like the one below. </li></ul><ul><li>Simply click close to continue browsing and reserving books. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>When you’re finished browsing and reserving, be sure to click the Logout button. </li></ul><ul><li>Then click Yes . </li></ul>
  9. 9. Not sure how to find the perfect book? Don’t give up the search!
  10. 10. <ul><ul><li>If you do a search for dinosaurs , you have over 1,000 items to choose from! </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>To help you choose, try sorting by Date or Title . </li></ul><ul><li>Or try limiting by Search Found In , Availability or Format . </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Do you know what area of the library you want to search in? Try limiting your search by location . </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t like how you limited your search? No problem! Click the red X to undo. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Only want dinosaur books about triceratops or plateosaurus or paleontologists ? Click on the Show more tags link under the Refine by Tag section to narrow your search by subject.
  14. 14. Were you really just looking for books about fossils ? No problem! Click on the Other Searches You Might Try link under the search box to expand your search.
  15. 15. Need more help? That’s why we’re here! Contact us @ kids@westervillelibrary.org 614.882.7277 ext. 4

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