Use the Catalog

Access the MERLIN online catalog. The MERLIN online catalog will be the homepage of the OPAC computer.

Conduct a SEARCH for your item by providing information in the SEARCH BOX. Click on GO. The MERLIN online catalog enables you to define your search by Title, Author, Author/Title, Subject, Call # or ISBN/ISSN# by utilizing the drop-down menu above the search box. You may conduct a simple word search by choosing the Anywhere box. An Advanced Word search is available by choosing same from the list menu on the left hand page margin. You may limit your search to items available at the Forest Lodge Library (Cable Public Library) or search the entire NWLS system.

When your search is displayed, peruse displayed items to ascertain that you are selecting your preferred format, i.e. book, book on CD or e-audiobook. You may click on your record of choice for a listing of item distribution and availability or simply click on REQUEST ITEM button.