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Back to beginning of catalog tutorialUsing the Library's web catalog to find new titles, music, audiobooks, videos

To find new titles, award winners, and best sellers

New and Noteworthy Tab Diagram
First click the New & Noteworthy tab. You will see three categories of lists:

  • New at the Library - Recently received audiobooks, movies, etc.
  • Notables for Adults/Teens - New York Times best sellers, Booker awards, Printz awards, etc.
  • Notables for Kids - Caldecott, King, Newbery, and Belpré awards

Click on the list you want, and you will see all titles in that list. You can then request any title by clicking the Request Item button. Connect to the catalog and try it now

To find music, audiobooks, and videos

First click the Search the Catalog tab, then the Audio/Video option under the row of tabs at the top.
Audio/Video Tab Diagram

If you're searching for a specific actor, director, singer, or song title, type the name into the Word Search box for the type of format you're seeking. Then click the GO button or press Enter.

If you know the exact movie title, audiobook title, or CD title, type it into the Title Begins With: box for the type of format you're seeking. Then click the GO button or press Enter.

If you just want to browse through the alphabetic lists of all titles, type 1 into the Title Begins With: box for the type of format you're seeking. Then click the GO button or press Enter. This will show the entire list, a page at a time.

To jump to a different page, type any letter into the Title Begins With: box, then click the GO button or press Enter. For example, type m to scan through the list starting from M*A*S*H, Macbeth, Madeline, ... Connect to the catalog and try it now

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