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Find Books: Books at SMU Libraries

Search by Title

  1. Go to Library Search
  2. Enter the title in quotations to search as a phrase
  3. Click "Search"

Search by Topic

  1. Go to Library Search
  2. Select Advanced Search
  3. Select "Library Catalog" from the top menu
  4. Select "Books" as material type
  5. Enter your keywords
  6. Select "Search"

Advance Search - Limit to Library Catalog & Books

Refine Searches by Filtering

Limiting to E-Books

Refine your results to items "Available Online"

Select "Apply Filters"

Advanced Search - Refine Results by Available Online

Finding Books by Subject

Select the catalog listing to open up the full catalog view.

Scroll down to "Subject".

Click on a subject to start a new search by that subject term.

screenshot of details on a library catalog listing