In this LibGuide you will find information and useful tips about scholarly information in PiCarta and how to use this system.
PiCarta is the Dutch national catalogue. If the University Library does not hold a publication, you can check PiCarta to see if it is available in other Dutch libraries.
PiCarta is a central catalogue containing the collections of over 400 Dutch libraries, including all university libraries. You will find descriptions of journal articles, books and other document types in all disciplines.
In PiCarta you can request books and copies of journal articles from many libraries.
PiCarta might be useful if you want to find out more about a subject. PiCarta offers several search options, such as searching by keywords or authors. Saving and sharing titles is also possbible. Under the Help tab you wil find extensive infomation about search strategies.
In PiCarta use the link "Available at UB Utrecht" to go to the catalogue of the University Library.
By clicking on Items next to the title in the catalogue you will find out where you can find the item you need. If the University Library does not hold the item, use the link in PiCarta under the tab "Available at" to see which library does.