U of M Libraries Search Bookmarklet

Have you ever searched Amazon, or Barnes and Noble, and thought, "I wonder if the U of M Libraries has this book?"

Wonder no more! This bookmarklet will quickly search the U of M Libraries catalog, MNCAT, to determine if the book you are searching for on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Powell's, or Worldcat.org is in the U of M Libraries collection. It will then present the results in a small, maroon window in the upper right hand corner of your browser window.

If the U of M Libraries does not have the book, the bookmarklet will present options to get the book through Interlibrary Loan.

To install this bookmarklet, follow the instructions below.

Drag this button up to your bookmarks toolbar in your browser: (or right-click to save it to your favorites toolbar)

Search U of M Libs

Now, when you're doing a book search on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Powell's, or Worldcat.org this bookmarklet will tell you if the U of M Libraries has the item in our collection.

In fact, it will look something like this, with the results of the search appearing in a small, maroon window in the upper right corner of your browser:

Amazon Lookup results

Let us know if you have any questions or comments!