Gain familiarity with computers
In order to use an online library catalogue, it is of utmost importance that you should gain familiarity with computers. Remember that you must enhance your know-how of the computer related stuff and you should be able to easily use computer applications. If you lack any of these, it is strongly suggested that you firm your grip over these otherwise you will face problems in using online library catalogue.
Know the name of the book
In order to perform your search in a convenient manner, you must know about the full name of the book. Remember that if you do not know about the name of the book or have a little idea about the main word of the title, then there is a slight possibility that you will be able to find the book but of course, it will require a lot of time. On the contrary, if you know the name of the book, then it will become considerably easier for you to search the book as the search guide will directly route you to the link.
Remember the name of the author
The next important thing is to know the name of the author. It is often observed that several writers have focused on a similar subject matter. Due to this, some books are often observed to have similar titles. Therefore, if you want to get the book of right author, you must know about his name and enter that before running the search.
Know the edition
If there are multiple editions of the book and you want to buy a specific one, then you must be aware of the edition which you intend to buy. If you want to buy the latest edition, you just have to write the author name and book’s title and you will be displayed all the editions.