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  • Find your course materials: reserves, databases and more. Type the course ("Biology 101") or the instructors name.
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Finding stuff in Polk Library

How do I find books and other stuff in Polk Library?

Use Search@UW!

Search@UW allows you to search for any physical item which is located in Polk Library or the other libraries in the UW System. Books, DVDs, magazines...if it's in the library, it's in Search@UW! Here's how you get started:

  • Select the "Articles, Books & More" tab on the library home page.
  • Enter your search term(s) and click "Search".
  • Browse the list of results (if there is more than one result) and click on the "Details" tab to view the specifics about an item.
  • Click on the "Locations" tab to view that item's AvailabilityLocation & Call Number
  1. Call numbers beginning with A - E: 2nd floor South
  2. Call numbers beginning with F - PN: 2nd floor North
  3. Call numbers beginning with PQ - Z: 3rd floor North
  4. Reference books: 1st floor South
  5. EMC & movies and music: 1st floor North
  6. Leisure Reading: 2nd floor North
  7. Print journals (listed in alphabetical order): 2nd floor South
  8. Government Information: 3rd floor South
  9. Archives: 3rd floor South

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