SEARCH – University Libraries new information discovery tool is now live!

Information discovery now goes FAR BEYOND with the SBU Libraries new “SEARCH” experience, allowing for the discovery of all resources through one search interface.

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SEARCH is University Libraries’ new search tool.

  • This is a next-generation user experience.
  • This is a new tool that features a fresh and intuitive user interface.
  • It provides seamless service and offers personalized discovery.
  • It enables serendipitous discovery through data-driven services, citation trails for each article, topic exploration, virtual browse, and more.

SEARCH provides a gateway to a wealth of scholarly content, including print, electronic, and digital collections from all SBU Libraries.

  • Catalog searching – formerly STARS and HSL catalog
  • Search specifically for books and ebooks
  • Search for journals and newspapers by publication title
  • Access to database list
  • And more!

SEARCH contains open access content, including Stony Brook University digital repositories and online Special Collections and University Archives.

SEARCH allows you to request books from anywhere in the SUNY system. (coming soon!)

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