Author and Title Searches in HerdSearch

Sometimes you know what book, DVD or author you are interested in and you just want to find out if the NDSU Libraries has a copy. The easiest way to do this is to simply look up the title or author. To make that process easier, try the tips below.

Title Search

On the Libraries’ home page, click on HerdSearch without entering any search terms.

HerdSearch search box

This will take you to a page where you can click on the Advanced Search link.

advanced search link

On the Advanced Search page, choose Title from the drop down menu and type in the title you are looking for. In the Search field to the right, choose Physical Resources and click Search.

HerdSearch advanced search page

Author Search

Follow the above steps to get to the Advanced Search page. Choose Author/Creator from the drop-down menu. Type in the name of the author you are interested in the following format: lastname, firstname. In the Search field to the right, choose Physical Resources and click Search.

HerdSearch advanced search page