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ENGS 005C: Food & Writing - Miles (Fall 2017)

Search the library catalog to find cookbooks in the Library

Find Cookbooks in the Library

The Library Catalog locates books, journals (not articles), microfilm, dvds, cds, and U.S. documents (1976->) owned by the UVM Libraries. There are two versions of the catalog: CATQuest version and the Classic Library Catalog.

Note:  The best way to find cookbooks in the library is to perform a keyword search in CATQuest - Advanced Search.

Sample Search in Advanced Search mode:

Another search that will likely find cookbooks for a specific region/country is to combine the word "cooking" in the subject field and the country/region also in the subject field. Examples:

cooking  and

​new england
indic  (for India)

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Renew Books

Books that are not overdue may be renewed online.

The link Renew a Book is on the Library Homepage, under the category "Services".

Check Out a Book

Bring book/s to the Circulation Desk, located next to the library's entrance. Your student ID serves as your library card. The loan period for undergraduate students is 4 weeks. You may request a renewal if you still need the book/s after the due date.

Check out as many books as you need.

Recall Books

If a book you need is checked out, you may Recall the book from the person who has it. The Library will contact you when the book is returned, and will be held for you at the Circulation Desk.