Your account allows you to view library items you have checked out from any UW library and renew them when they are close to being due. You can also check your fines, save search queries and save articles to your e-shelf all in your account.
The My account tab shows what you have checked out, what you have requested, if you have any fines and fees, or blocks. You can also update your personal settings if you wish.
You can also save articles or books to your e-shelf. Once you are signed in, all need to do is click on the star next to the result.
You can also save queries as well. First conduct your search and then scroll all the way down to the botton of the page on the left hand side and click save query.