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URSUS and other library catalogs can help you locate books, government documents, and videos.
The online catalog of materials located at the seven campus
libraries of the the University of Maine system.
- Search by keyword for best results.
- Items located at other URSUS libraries can be requested online
- Do not use to find journal articles (go to Find Articles on the library's page).
- For information on using the catalog, consult the URSUS tutorial.
URSUS (Library Catalog)
URSUS is the book catalog for the University of Maine System Libraries, the Bangor Public Library, Maine State Library, Maine State Archives, and Maine State Law & Legislative Reference Library. Records for books, videos and other non-article materials are indexed. Online access is provided within records to online sources, such as e-books and streaming videos. To locate and access articles use any of our article databases, instead. Free delivery between URSUS-participating libraries is provided. Links to MaineCat within URSUS records provides dual searching of MaineCat member libraries and free delivery.
The statewide catalog that combines and links library collections
across Maine, including private college nursing collections at
libraries such as St. Josephs and the University of New England.
A national and international catalog of books, Internet sites,
audio-visual sources, government documents, CD-ROMs and more.
to find relevant essays or chapters in edited books. Limit your search
to English, if applicable, to eliminate materials that will not be
useful to you.
Bibliographic records for more than 36 million items held at OCLC member libraries throughout the world. Includes all types of information resources. Updated daily.