The ANU Library Catalogue contains all items and subscriptions owned or licensed by the Library. Each item in the Catalogue has a call number telling you where an item can be found within a specific Library branch. See the Finding Books Guide for search hints.
You can find books by searching the ANU Library Catalogue by keyword. Here are some search tips to get you started:
Analyse your topic: identify the main ideas or concepts you need to research.
Develop a list of search terms including keywords and phrases.
Consider alternative spellings and different word endings.
Use more specific words or add words using AND to narrow your search.
Use synonyms, related terms, or combine words using OR to broaden your search.
Exclude words from your Catalogue search results using AND NOT.
This video shows you how to quickly find your prescribed readings and textbooks for all of your subjects. Learn how to search by lecturer name, course name or course code to find everything you need for your course. Whether you are on campus or studying remotely, the library has the resources you need to support you throughout your study.