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Library Search Guide: MyLibrary & e-Shelf

A guide to assist users with using the Library Search interface.

Signing in

Signing in to Library Search allows you to access your MyLibrary account, request items and save items to your e-Shelf.

Viewing your library account

Click on the MyLibrary link in the top right corner of the search screen.

From the MyLibrary screen you will be able to view a list of titles for items that you currently have on loan and their Due Date.

Tip: all loans are renewed automatically unless another borrower has placed a request on it.

Using e-Shelf

When you are logged in, you can save the details of books, journal articles and other material to your e-Shelf. These details will stay on your e-Shelf until you delete them.

To add an item from your search to the e-Shelf, simply click on the star to the left of the item's title.

You can also export selected records to EndNote using the drop-down menu in the top right corner.

You can also create Folders to organise your items, for example, for a specifc topic or assignment. To create a new folder, click on the New Folder icon in the top left corner. Give your folder a name and press Save.

Select the items you wish to add and use the Cut, Copy and Paste icons () to duplicate or move the items to your new folder.