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How do I search by Location in CatSearch?

  • To search the Library's physical holdings by location, navigate to the Physical Items tab and click Advanced Search:

  • From the drop-down list, choose Location:

  • Enter the Library Location that you want to search and select enter. You may also search across multiple locations at once by using 'OR':

List of Searchable Library Locations

Use the following keywords to search for items by location:


  • Basement
  • Government Documents

1st Floor

  • 1st Floor
  • Browse
  • Reference
  • Audiovisual
  • Reserves

2nd Floor

  • 2nd Floor
  • Oversize
  • Juvenile
  • Juvenile Textbook

Special Collections

  • Special Collections
  • Haynes
  • University Publication
  • Izaak
  • Leggat
  • Lincoln
  • Wilson
  • Special Collections Newspapers

3rd Floor

  • 3rd Floor

4th Floor

  • 4th Floor
  • Maps

Other Searchable Locations

  • Newspapers