|Label on screen||Description|
Shows the Location/s of physical items and the call number.
Click the title or the location to see more details.
|Available in the library||Refers to our Physical collection. This does not necessarily mean the items are available to borrow.|
|Available Online||Access to ejournals, ebooks, articles and digitised material.|
|Barcode||Every library item is assigned a unique 14 digit barcode to identify individual items.|
|Book Chapters||Book Chapters are searchable from Ebooks only.|
|Books||Can be available either as a physical item or an electronic resource.|
A search operator using the words AND, NOT and OR
|Call number||Is a unique alphanumeric code given to titles that identifies the location of that title in the library.|
|Conference proceedings / symposia||Is the published record of a conference, congress, symposium or other meeting sponsored by a society or association.|
Results will contain the keywords, but may be seperated or in a
|Contains the exact phrase||Results will contain keywords exactly as you have entered.|
|Details||Gives bibliographic details about the displayed title.|
|Dissertations||a long essay on a particular subject|
|Full text online||The complete text of a document is available for online viewing, printing, or downloading|
|Get It||Provides the location of the item/s, The library, call number and if the item is available.|
|General Collection||All items that are not in a special or restricted collection|
If an item is on hold it means it has been requested by a patron, and is only available for borrowing to the requesting patron.
|Library Special Collections||A collection that is segregated from the general collection such as rare books, Asian Collection, Music and maps.|
|Links||Provides external links to Google books, Trove or WorldCat for further details of an item.|
|Maps||A special collection that includes maps, charts, plans and atlases|
Audio and video recordings, microfilm, microfiche and streamed content.
Some title are grouped together. This may be due to different editions of a title or more than one way of viewing the title.
|Peer reviewed||Before materials are published it will have been reviewed by a board of scholarly reviewers in that subject area to ensure quality and importance.|
|Open Access||Is an external tool that uses digital technology to make research findings freely and widely available.|
|Rare Books||A restricted special collection comprising of materials considered rare because of age, uniqueness or physical beauty.|
|Recalled||The due date of a borrowed item can not be extended, usually due to a hold request or having the item for an extended period of time.|
|Renewed||The item on loan has been extended for an equal amount of time as the initial borrowing period.|
|Request||A service that allows you to place a hold on a book that is on loan or is located at another Monash campus.|
|Thesis||A research project involving original study of an idea, opinion or theory that is put forward as a premise to be maintained or proved.|
|Save As||Provides options to export an item record or details, such as to endnote, as a permalink or as an email.|
|Starts With||Results will start with the exact keywords you have entered.|
|symposia / Conference proceedings||Is the published record of a conference, congress, symposium or other meeting sponsored by a society or association.|
|Virtual Browse||A tool that displays a scrolling list of titles held in the collection that are in the same subject area as the title searched.|
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