MU Library Catalog - contains all of the books, journals, newspapers, DVDs, CDs, and some Ebook titles that Marshall owns. Does NOT search within individual journals for article titles, does not include all Ebooks.
MU Summon - considered the "Google" of Marshall library materials. Searches all of the above but also includes individual articles (full text and citation only). Can be overwhelming!! Make sure to narrow down your search using the options available.
There are many great Ebook resources at Marshall University. HOWEVER - not all Ebooks appear in the library catalog. The link below will take you to our Ebook resource guide. There you will find up to date Ebook information and links to Ebooks at Marshall as well as freely available on the web.
Locate books, ebooks, and materials in Marshall University libraries using the library catalog. Search by keyword, title, author, subject, Library of Congress (LC) call #, dewey #, Goverment Doc #, or ISBN/ISSN.
The Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH)
LCSH were developed and are maintained by the U.S. Library of Congress (LOC). LCSH is a controlled vocabulary used for indexing, cataloging, and searching for bibliographic records in library catalogs and electronic databases. The following Library of Congress Subject Headings are examples of subject terms that can be used when searching the catalog by Subject Heading
Additional terms that might be useful