Answered By: Chris Clouser
Last Updated: Oct 24, 2019     Views: 82

The IUP Libraries' Discovery Search allows you to search for books the library owns.  The Discovery Search is available on the Library's website at  Type your keywords into the Search Our Collections box and click Search.

On the search results page, use the limits on the right hand side of the page to narrow your search.  Under the Format heading, you can limit to books.  You can also limit your search to print or e-books.  To limit to print books, under the Resource Type heading, choose Available in the Library.  To limit to e-books, choose Full Text Online.

To learn more about searching, watch Discovery Search for Finding Books and Articles.

Hours and Contact Information

Reference Hours

During winter break a reference librarian is available to assist you from 10am to 4pm on the following days: 

Thursday, December 17– Wednesday, December 23;  
Thursday, December 24 - Thursday, December 31; and
Monday, January 4 – Friday, January 8, 2021;


Library Hours 

In-person assistance is only available on days the library is open during the winter session. Make sure to check the Exceptions to Regular Hours before you visit!

► Exceptions to Regular Hours

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