Catalog Search Module


Catalog Search Module



Author(s) Benjamin Ryckman, Nathaniel Ryckman
Maintainer(s) Benjamin Ryckman
Source source
Sponsors IMLS
Latest Version 3.1.2014


The Catalog Module can search a single I-Share library location or all I-Share libraries at once. The location can be set on the home screen.

Information displayed in the catalog module includes:

  • Title - The title of the item
  • Author - The author of the item
  • Information - Any other information associated with the item. This may be availability, description, subtitles, etc.


Enter Search Information

Enter the search keywords in the box at the top of the page. On the top left, there is a dropdown option to search by keyword, title, etc. Keyword is the default search type. If you are interested in a particular media category, select one of the options from the drop down menu, located to the top right. To search all materials, keep the media type selected as, “all.”

A screenshot of the catalog module displaying a user's search terms and results..

View Results

The search results will be displayed in a list. Scroll up and down the list to see all of the items.

A screenshot of the home module with details on the selected item.

Selecting an Item

By clicking on one of the list items, you can select that item. More information will be displayed, such as the location, status, and description.

A screenshot of the home module with details on the selected item.
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