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Log in to your account before searching the catalog.

How do I save My Search?

The "My Search" feature allows you to save a list of search terms, author, subject, call number, etc. in your account. “New Arrival” email notices are sent when new items matching your list are added to the library’s collection.

  1. Enter a valid email address in your library account under “personal information.” Click to learn more.


I would like to receive email notices for new books by my favorite author, subject, or format such as DVD.

How do I setup my account to receive New Purchase Alert email notices?

  1. Conduct an author, subject or call number search in the catalog.

  2. Click the search button.

  3. Save the search by clicking  image save my search button  button.

  4. Right menu, My Library section, click return to your patron record link.

Note: "My Searches" feature is also referred to as "Preferred Searches."

image save my search screen in a patron record
  1. Place a check mark
    in the “Mark
    for Email”
    box to the left of the search terms listed in the Title column.



  2. Click the image update list button button.

Can I receive New Purchase Alert notices for DVD or other formats?

image of search results box

In this example a patron would like to receive a "New Arrival" email notice each time a new DVD is added to the collection.

  1. In the left box click the down arrow and select "CALL NO."

  2. Enter DVD in the search box.

  3. Click the search button.

  4. Click the image save my search button button.

  5. Repeat steps 3, 4 and 5 in the section above.

Other call number searches include but not limited to: LP for large print, YA F teen fiction, CD audio books, etc.


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