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Training Economics: 3. UU Library Catalogue

UU LIbrary catalogue

With this exercise you can become familiar with this database. After that you can search the database with your own subject.

You want to find the e-book  "International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences" in the Utrecht University Library

Go to the catalogue (Library website > search engines > Worldcat)

Fill in: The title

Set the Search Tools in the left-hand menu as follows:

  • Tick the box of Group related editions
  • Limit to Utrecht University Library
  • Limit to e-books


Click on the first title:  “International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences” and on description. You can read the Summary of this book.

Scroll up to the top of the record and open the e-book by clicking on the button “View eBook”.

Fill in at Search in this publication: “Purchasing power”
The quotation marks mean: exact phrase.

Within the results click on the article “Macroeconomics, History of up to 1933

Take a close look at this screen:

On the left: the outline of the article

In the middle: the bibliographic information you need to make a reference: title, author, source, year of publication, pages, DOI

Go back to your results in WorldCat.

This book was first published in 2001. Is it in de library?

Click in the left-hand menu on Book and limit to Print book

  • Can you borrow this book?
  • Where can you find this book in the library?  


Send an email to yourself with the permanent hyperlink to this book: Copy/paste  the permanent hyperlink (click on Link) to the message box of the Email.