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Learn how to access and search library resources with our online tutorials.

Find Books in the Catalog

You can search the library website for books and other materials and request them for pick up at the library. This tutorial focuses on how to find books in the library catalog.

Request Books from Brookens

Learn how to request books from UIS via the search box on the library website so you can pick your materials up at the library front desk.

Request Books from I-Share

UIS Library is also a member of I-Share, which means students, faculty and staff can access materials available at other Illinois colleges and universities. Watch this short video to learn more about how to search and request materials that UIS Library does not own.

Renew Library Materials

Books from UIS and I-Share can be renewed through your My Library Account. This short tutorial shows you how to access your account and renew your library items.