Search the ALA Digital Library

How do I search the new ALA Library Catalog?

The new ALA Library Catalog is powered by OCLC’s WorldCat Discovery. To begin, go to

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A brief (6 minute) video from OCLC describes how to do a search in WorldCat Discovery (WCD):

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Another (5 minute) video explains how to do an advanced search:

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