Answered By: Scott Bradley
Last Updated: Jan 31, 2019     Views: 2578

The new look Library Search has introduced some new features and updated some existing features. This page provides information on some of those new features.

To login

It's still important you login to Library Search to make sure you're seeing all available resources.

Navigate to the top right of the page and select 'Log in'.

You will then need to select either Newcastle University Login or External/NHS Login.

Which link should you select?

Newcastle University Login - Staff and students

External/NHS - External and NHS users

My Account

Use My Account to manage your Library account, including renewing loans, cancelling hold requests and seeing any overdue charges.

Using the facets

Once you have performed a search you can filter your results by using the facets down the left hand side. You can select one or many. Make sure you click the 'Apply filters' button to see your updated results.

Add an item to Your Favorites

The new look Library Search has replaced your e-shelf with Your Favorites. Any existing e-shelf items have already been migrated into Your Favorites.

To add an item to Your Favorites, simply click the pin icon next to the record.

An item already in Your Favorites will be highlighted yellow.

Search History

You can now also view your search history which as long as you're logged in will be available across multiple sessions.

To access your search history, click the icon at the top of the page.

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