Consult a practical example of how to perform an advanced search.
Get to know the Library's search engine
Performing searches step by step
All the contents you need can be found in a single search box. Follow the steps below to make the most of the search engine:
Write the keywords, the title of the content or the full name of the author in the search box.
Refine the results
By default, you will receive information from the Library, the UOC's O2 Repository and the recommended reading of the courses.
On the results page, find more precise information quickly with these search tips.
Read the contents
On the results screen, click on any of the titles and a new page will open with more information about the resource.
If the book, article or journal...
is available online, you can access it directly from any of the links in the Available at section.
is both online and in paper format, choose which option you prefer and, if appropriate, request it on loan.
Find resources by area of study
On the Search the digital collection by field page you'll find databases, journal platforms and other types of resources sorted by subject area (use the Filter by study area option).