Skip to main content

Writing 101: Finding Books

Finding books at Duke and worldwide

‚Äč

 

 

 

 

Finding and using ebooks

As you search for books, you will find lots of ebooks (see below). Click the view online button to access the ebook. 

For help using ebooks, refer  to the Getting Started with eBooks page.

Locating a book on the shelf

Locating an item

Once you have successfully located an item in the catalog, there are a number of ways to access it.

Clicking on a blue location marker icon will show you a map of where the item is located.

A green request button Check if this can be requested for delivery, onsite use, or through InterLibrary Requests.

The 'View Online' button means an electronic version of this item is available for viewing in your web browser.

Reading a call number