Information Searching for Beginner

Information Searching for Beginner is an introductory class for every students and researchers to introduce some of the basic information about library and it resources which can be used in order to search for information.

This training will be conducted every week. Please check the schedule here. The training will cover the following topics:

  1. Introduction to USM library
  • Library branches
  • Library building
  • Library facilities
  • Library counters
  • Library websites & workshops
  1. KRISALIS Searching platforms
  • OPAC
  • Discovery
  • Repository
  • Worldcat Discovery
  1. Searching techniques (Discovery)
  • Basic
  • Advanced
  1. Searching techniques (Worldcat)
    • Basic
    • Advanced
  1. Full text Finder
  • Searching library publication
  • Browse by discipline
  1. Library account
    • Log in to your account
      1. Renewal
      2. ReservationFines
      3. Fines
  • Off campus log in


Library OPAC (to search for printed materials)

Library Guide Book

Book Shelf Guide

Inter Library Loan Forms