The UNT Library Catalog contains records for items of all formats (books, journals, CDs, etc.) located in all of the libraries at UNT. There are options for searching by keyword, title, author and subject in the Basic Search of the catalog. When searching for a research topic . . .
A keyword search looks for the word(s) you enter in all fields of an item's record: title, author, subject headings, notes and more.
A subject search narrows your search and retrieves more titles relevant to your topic than a keyword search.
Suggested strategy: Do a keyword search first. When you find a book relevant to your topic, look at its subject headings and use them for subsequent subject searches.
Open the catalog in another window and follow these steps to conduct a keyword search.
Open the catalog in another window and follow these steps for a subject search.