Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University
Wednesday August 20, 2014

Library Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Eastern Michigan University Library

Finding CDs and other sound recordings

CDs and other sound recordings are listed in the library catalog. To find them:

  1. Go to the library catalog
  2. On the left side of the screen, under Limit To , select Sound Recordings from the drop-down menu.

  3. sound recordings menu



  4. Type the artist name, title, or subject in the search box and then click Search
    • Search Tip: Put phrases in quotes - see example below:

    sound recording search

  5. View results displayed.
  6. Identify the CD or sound recording you are looking for and retrive it from the location specified.
    • Most CDs will have a location of Storage.

    Soundrecordings results display

To request a CD from storage:

  1. First click on the title

  2. sound recording results



  3. Review the information provided to verify it is what you are looking for, and pay close attentition to any details describing the CD/soundrecording.
    • e.g. some sound recordings come in multiple CD's.

  4. sound recording record



  5. Click on Place Request at the bottom of the screen.
    See requesting items from storage for more information.
    sound recording request
  6. CD's/Sound recordings will be ready for you to pick up at the Circulation Desk in about 7 minutes.