Searching the Physical Collections -
Now that we've expanded
the catalog parameters to all USMAI campuses, let's
conduct a sample search in
using the subject 'home
schooling' to see what materials are
STEP 5: Type the
words 'home schooling'
in the "enter word/s to search" field (#5
STEP 6: From the
drop-down box in the "search for words in..."
field, choose the appropriate type of
search, in this case you may choose 'subject'
or you may leave this as 'all
fields' (#6 below).
STEP 7: From the
drop-down box in the "search as..." field,
you may choose to search as 'words'
a 'two word phrase'
On the results screen below, notice
that we've found
Next, let's learn how to place an
electronic request through the catalog for one of
these 90 items.
Say we want item #4 from our results list, the book
The Well-trained Mind: a guide to classical
education at home, which is owed only by
UMCP (University of Maryland College Park).
From the brief record view, simply click the
link on the
location line (#8 below).
This will open an availability view, from
which you must click the