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Search with GLOCAT and make IDS Requests

How to use GLOCAT to search our Library Catalog, and how to use IDS to request items from other libraries.

What is GLOCAT?

GLOCAT is a single search box that allows to search for books, ebooks, articles, reviews and more, all in one place.

To access the catalog click here: 


  • Focus your results by selecting your preferred disciplines.
  • Use "Expand My Results" to increase the number of results. 
  • Easy search for books, articles, audio visuals and more.
  • Pin your favorite titles to save them in "My favorites" list. 
  • Ask for our 16 weeks loan period for physical materials!

Importance of Signing In

You can perform a search without signing in, however, you need to "Sign In" to make use of the following features: 

  • Save your favorite titles and create favorites lists
  • Access saved searches and search history
  • Requesting materials from other libraries  through "IDS Request" 
  • Renew books and other library materials
  • Verify the status of your library loans 

Want to know more?  For additional information regarding our 16 weeks loan period for physical materials, how to submit purchase and course reserve requests, and more, please go to