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ESF in the High School: Searching the Library Catalog

This guide helps high school student looking for help with doing research. Come here for help on how to use library catalogs and databases. Highlights include a list of free online open access journal article databases. Guide created by: Jane Verostek

Video Tutorial on OneSearch

Searching the Library Catalog

The SUNY ESF library search interface - ONE SEARCH searches for a number of resources including books, journal titles, theses, dissertations and it now will also search inside journals and find journal articles!  You can search ONESEARCH directly or start your search from the Moon Library homepage http://www.esf.edu/moonlib/

Use the LIMIT YOUR RESULTS options available to narrow your search. For example you could narrow your search to search just Full Text OR Peer Reviewed OR to just search the Library Catalog.

You can search inside ONESEARCH to locate journal articles OR you can choose to go directly to our e-journals and databases. Use the links under OTHER RESOURCES and choose Find Databases and Find Journal Articles.

To note the SUNY ESF library catalog searches the contents of the SUNY ESF libraries including Moon Library, The Adirondack Ecological Center, Ranger School and Cranberry Lake.

  • Be sure when you are searching the SUNY ESF Library Catalog to look for entries for the library you are using.
  • Remember you can also use the Syracuse University library catalog - use this link http://library.syr.edu
  • If you can’t find what you’re looking for remember Moon Library offers InterLibrary Loan Services  http://libguides.esf.edu/interlibraryloan
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