Enter your search words in the main search box. You can put quotation marks around a phrase. Results are displayed using a relevancy ranking, but you can change this to display your results by newest date first. Change the “Sort By” option to “Date - Newest”
To limit your search results you can use the limiters on the left side of your search results screen.
A few tips to filter your results:
Locations are listed below each title and in alphabetical order - if there are multiple locations you should click on the Location line to display additional locations:
Additional locations will be listed on the next screen:
You can find books using information from the title, author name or subject keywords:
To find books on teaching a subject:
It is possible to request books from another library location (Thunder Bay or Orillia campus). While you are viewing a specific title, sign into your account to determine which request options are available for that item. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete your request.
Interlibrary Loan is a Document Delivery service allowing users to request books and articles not available in the Lakehead Library collection. Requests are placed through a system called RACER.
Thunder Bay Campus: Users with additional inquiries should contact the Document Delivery Office (807-343-8135), located on the main floor of the Chancellor Paterson Library. E-mail may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Operating hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm.
Orillia Campus: Users can visit the library, email email@example.com, or call 705-330-4010 ext. 2250 (Harvie Legacy Library) or ext. 2252 (Education Library).