New Results List Displays in CLIO

The results list displays have been updated to include Standard and Compact views: The per-page menu has been renamed “Display Options” The active “per page” option now shows a checkmark, and is remembered between sessions Results lists are numbered Check boxes for selecting items now display on the left Standard View: The Compact View displays […]

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Search tips for Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Tibetan languages

Our librarians in the Starr East Asian Library have prepared tips for searching the CLIO Catalog in: Chinese Japanese Korean Tibetan These guides are linked from the Catalog guide, and also from the Guides tab. For more detailed information, please consult: Chinese Studies homepage at http://library.columbia.edu/locations/eastasian/chinese.html or ask the Chinese Studies Librarian, Chengzhi Wang (cw2165@columbia.edu) […]

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LibX 2.0 for Firefox and Chrome

LibX Columbia University Edition is a Firefox and Chrome add-on which provides direct access to Columbia Library catalogs, electronic books, journals and databases. Highlight text on any web page, right-click to display the context menu, and choose to search that text in a number of databases, including: CLIO, CLIO Legacy, Borrow Direct, Worldcat, ProQuest, Ebsco, […]

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Scan & Deliver

Need a book chapter or journal article from Columbia’s collections? Scan & Deliver: Electronic Document Delivery enables Morningside/Barnard/UTS faculty, students, staff, and Provost-appointed visiting scholars with library borrowing privileges to request electronic delivery of articles and book chapters from the general print collections of many of Columbia’s Libraries. The service is available for book chapters and […]

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WorldCat, Course Reserves, and other Library Catalogs

Click on the crown in the upper left corner of any CLIO page to quickly link to WorldCat, Course Reserves, Borrow Direct, or Interlibrary Loan.   This menu also includes links to the Numeric and Spatial Data catalogs, and to the catalogs of the Law and Teachers College libraries, none of which are currently included CLIO.   […]

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Using Facets in the Catalog

Facets let us quickly refine our searches. Facets are drawn from the subject headings, authors’ names, language, format, library location, publication date, call number, and even date of acquisition of newer titles. In the catalog, these elements are added by catalogers, so terminology is consistent. There are four types of subject facets drawn from different […]

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Latest Release Adds Features to Articles Search

The latest CLIO release includes several enhancements to the Articles Search: Advanced Search for combining elements like author and keyword Basic Search now includes the ability to search by author, title, publication title,  ISBN and ISSN; in addition to the default All Fields search Sorting and editing have been improved See the 7.8.12 release notes […]

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