Newton is the traditional online catalogue for the libraries of the University, including Cambridge University Library and its dependent libraries, and most faculty, departmental and college libraries.
The Fitzwilliam Museum Reference Library can be found in the specific catalogue Departments and Faculties F-M.
A help guide for searching on Newton can be found here.
LibrarySearch is a quick way to search across the University collections of books, periodicals and e-resources from a single place. A help guide for searching on LibrarySearch can be found on the start page.
LibrarySearch+ is currently on trial until March 2013.
This new service covers all content in LibrarySearch and:
- Full text journal articles (JSTOR, Science Direct etc.)
- Full text of many ebooks
- Newspaper content (inc. Factiva)
- Major citation databases (inc. Web of Knowledge)
- Over 200 million records
A brief user guide is available here
For older material, including many periodicals and dealers’ catalogues, readers may need to consult the library’s card catalogues and in-house indexes. Please contact library staff for more information.