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Find Books: WorldCat

A guide to finding books at Knox. This guide covers the library catalog, I-Share, and Interlibrary Loan (ILLiad)

What is WorldCat?

WorldCat is a resource that brings together the catalogs of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.

You can use WorldCat to expand your search beyond I-Share libraries.

Getting Materials

If you locate a book in WorldCat that's not available at Knox or other I-Share libraries, request it using the ILLiad service.

For more on using ILLiad to request books, see the Books via ILLiad tab.

Searching

Like other catalogs, WorldCat provides options for either a Basic or Advanced Search. The default setting is to perform a Basic Search; however, if you're doing research, the Advanced Search is the better option.

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