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Primo, the discovery system, provides a single simple entry point for searching UND's Library resources.


What is Primo?

Primo searches the Library's catalog, many general and subject databases and publisher's online journal collections that campus libraries subscribe to and many valuable research collections that are available on the internet.

When should you use Primo?

  • When you don't know where to start
  • When your topic is multidisciplinary
  • When you want to find many different kinds of resources

What do the tabs search?

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Everything - searches the library's print and online books, online journals and online reference sources.

Articles - searches online journal, magazine and newspaper articles, reviews, and conference proceedings available through many of the library's electronic subscriptions.

Books+ - searches all UND libraries' catalogs - books, videos, government documents & journal titles in print.

Journal Titles - use this if you have the name of a journal and you want to see if the library owns it online or in print.


What does Primo search?

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