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1. How do you choose quick search options such as title, journal title, call number from UA libraries catalog.
Enter the word 'title', 'jounal title', 'call number'
use the default
drop down boxes

2. You want to search the UA libraries' catalog for books about publishing. The term has several forms, so you decide to truncate it. What would you type in the search box to retrieve all three of these: publisher, publishing, publish?

3. Where is this book located in the UA libraries sysytem? Author: Popcorn Faith Title:EVEolution : the eight truths of marketing to women Call Number:HF5415.33.U6 P66 2000
Gorgas Library
Education Library
Business Library

4. You can use the libraries catalog to find books by a particular author.

5. The most common and easiest way to start a topic search in the UA Libraries’ Catalog is with a:(select the best answer)
Keyword Search
Subject Heading Search
Call Number search

6. I need sources of literary criticism on Langston Hughes. Which of the following will yeild the best results?
Langston Hughes (title search)
Hughes Langston (subject search)
Langston Hughes (author search)

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