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Basic Library Search: Primo: Overview

Information and guides about how to effectively use our search service, Primo, to find resources at Moon.

Searching for Library Materials is Easy

Use the large search box on Moon Library front page, to search all of our databases and catalog at once!


All of your results will appear in our discovery app, called Primo.

Finding materials

To locate an item, click on it from the list.

Open an item in Primo

A book will show where it can be found on the stacks. But if you don't want to go into the stacks and find it yourself, you can request it. Click here to learn how.

Limit your search results

Access an article

You can use the controls on the right side of the Primo window to limit your search to specific things, such as Journal Articles.

To access an online resource, open its listing and follow the links provided under "View Online".