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MegaSearch

MegaSearch uses keywords to search across many UTAS Library databases and catalogues for books, ebooks, articles, theses, audio/video, etc.
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Library catalogue

Keyword search - looks for your words in any order and in all areas of the catalogue record, i.e. in the title, the author, the subject headings and the contents note (if there is one). The Library catalogue uses keywords to search the UTAS Library for books, ebooks, journals (not articles), theses, audio/video, etc.
How to find books on the shelves (PDF 239KB)
How to find a book (YouTube video)


Classic catalogue

Can be the fastest option to use when you know the exact title or author you’re looking for. The Classic Catalogue uses exact word or phrase matching to search the UTAS Library for books, ebooks, journals (not articles), theses, audio/video, etc.
How to find books on the shelves (PDF 239KB)
How to find a book (YouTube video)


A-Z Databases

The A-Z Database List is a comprehensive list of journal indexing databases at the UTAS Library. UTAS username and password required.

Alumni Database Access


eJournals

The eJournals List is a comprehensive list of the online journals provided by the UTAS Library. Search by title or ISSN. UTAS username and password required.


Library Open Repository (ePrints)

Search the Library Open Access Repository for UTAS theses, research, special and rare materials, UTAS and Tasmanian publications and other digital collections.


Reading Lists

Reading Lists provide direct access to electronic readings and an easy way to find material on Reserve for a particular unit.


Past Exam Papers

UTAS Library provides electronic access to past examination papers via MegaSearch and Reading Lists.


Trove

Find and get over 360,045,454 Australian and online resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more.