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Use the Carl Sandburg College Library catalog to find out if a book, ebook, audiobook, DVD, music CD, software or other type of item is in one of the libraries at Sandburg. (Galesburg, Carthage and Bushnell locations are included)


2.     Type your search

Search box


3.     Example: green jobs 

searching for green jobs

4.     Click on a title to see more information

search results

5.     Either write down the call number (Ex. GE60.G74 2009) or use the “Text me the call number” feature

6.     Be sure to note the location. This example is shelved at the Career Shelf at our Galesburg location.

Call numbers on books.


7.     Bring your items and your Sandburg ID card to the Library desk to check them out. If you do not want the items that you pulled from the shelf, please leave them on a nearby table or the front desk for library staff to shelve.


If you do not find the items you need in the Sandburg Library catalog, or if you cannot determine the location of the item, please ask a library staff member for assistance. You may repeat the search on I-Share to search from 82 other Illinois libraries. Searching local public library catalogs are also helpful.


The Sandburg Library participates in state, national and international interlibrary loan systems, which makes obtaining materials from other libraries possible. Consult a staff member with questions about any aspect of the interlibrary borrowing service.


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