Did OskiCat and Melvyl retire? What's UC Library Search?


OskiCat, Melvyl and Start Your Search retired as of July 27, 2021.  They were replaced by UC Library Search, a unified discovery and borrowing system for all 10 University of California campuses. For more information, see "What Does UC Library Search search," the User Guide and the  UC Library Search site. 

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Find local campus library resources in all formats (print & electronic) 

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UC Library Search

Find resources at all UC libraries in all formats (print & electronic) 


UC Library Search 

Find resources outside UC libraries in all formats 


UC Library Search — WorldCat

Link to the full text of articles or e-books from library databases or Google Scholar


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UC Library Search — use Browse Journals function  


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