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KDLA WorldCat Discovery

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KDLA WorldCat Discovery offers quick and easy searching of KDLA's collections, and the collections of other libraries worldwide.

 

 

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STATE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

​"Placing HOLDS in WorldCat Discovery​" (video, October 2015, 6 min.)

NEW! “Requesting Interlibrary Loan (ILL) in WorldCat Discovery” (video, March 2016, 7 minutes)

"Setting/Resetting your KDLA LIBRARY ACCOUNT in WorldCat Discovery" (video, July 2015, 6 minutes)

​KENTUCKY PUBLIC LIBRARIES

​WorldCat Discovery for your Kentucky Public Library​

NEW! "Searching for Kits in WorldCat Discovery" (video, April 2016, 10 minutes)

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Q. What types of items does WorldCat Discovery search?

A. WorldCat Discovery allows you to search for all items (books, audiobooks, DVDs, etc.) that are physically located at KDLA, content from research databases and items from other libraries worldwide. 

 

Q. How do I use WorldCat Discovery?

A. Enter your keywords into the single search box, and click on the Search button. Use the options on the left to refine your search.

 

Q. What if my WorldCat results were not relevant to my search?

A. If you are finding that WorldCat Discovery results do not fit your search,  you may need to refine or enhance your search strategies. If you would like help with searching strategies or locating relevant resources, contact the Reference staff at 502.564.8306 or 800.928.7000. If you prefer, you can use the Ask a Librarian email service. ​

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State Library Hours

9 am - 4 pm ET, Monday - Friday;

Staff available by phone and Ask a Librarian:

8 am - 4:30 pm ET, Monday - Friday

See calendar for upcoming closures & holidays.

 

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