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Search the MERLIN Catalog

MERLIN CATALOG: Use the MERLIN Catalog to find books on your topic.

Use the Keyword Search, which is the default search method in MERLIN.


  • prisons AND overcrowd*
  • eating disorders OR bulimia
  • "teen pregnancy"

Books from Elsewhere

If you do not find the books you need in MERLIN or you need to find more:

1.  While looking at a record of a book in MERLIN click  search MOBIUS buttonto expand your search to the MOBIUS Catalog, a catalog of over 60 primarily academic libraries in Missouri.

2.  Click on Request button

3.  Enter your MyZou user name and password.

4.  Select your pick-up location and submit.

Books are generally delivered in 3-4 business days.

Requesting Books from MOBIUS