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Self Help: Finding Books & Articles

How to use Library Search | Ketu

Library Search | Ketu is where you can search for most of the material held by and subscribed to by the University of Otago Library.

Finding a book on the shelf

Learn how to understand call numbers and find a book in the Library

Using Reserve

 Reserve is where you will find key textbooks for your paper.


Find a specific journal article

Find a specific journal article using Library Search | Ketu or Google Scholar

Find a journal article using a database - Academic Search Premier in EBSCO Host

Finding journal articles using an Article Database

Finding an article using Google Scholar


Keeping up to date

This interactive module teaches you how to set up either email or RSS alerts in popular databases

Keeping up to date: Using RSS feeds and email alerts to track recent research in your area