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MNT GLG169: Search @UW - Books, Media, & Articles

Search@UW - Everything Search

Finding Books

Search @UW

  1. Do a search for your topic.
  2. Click Books, under Resource Type in the Left Column.
    • This will bring up books and e-books that are available in the entire UW system.
  3. To just find UW Fox Valley books, use the Library option in the left column. Click Fox Valley Library.


  • Write down the Call Number to find the book on the shelf in the UWFox library.
  1. OR: Sign in to see requesting options
  2. For a UW Colleges item click “UW Colleges Request.” If not available click “UW Request”
    • For a UW Colleges Request choose “UW Fox Library” for pick up location and click “UW Colleges Request”
    • For “UW Request” scroll down and click “Request.”

Finding Full Text Articles

Finding full text articles is easier than ever. Search @UW only has full text articles!

  • Do a search for your topic
    • To see only Peer-Reviewed Journals, click Peer-Reviewed Journals
  • When you find a good title, click Online Access to link to a full text copy of the article.
    • Then click the View it In Link to get to the full text of the article

  • From Off-Campus you will be asked to log-in with your campus username and password.
  • Click the link that appears to be taken to a copy of the article that you can read, print, save or e-mail.

Tips and Tricks

Use the Refine My Results links on the left side to focus your list of sources