Checking Out Books in Libraries

Many libraries throughout the world offer online access to their catalogs. The oddly-named RedLightGreen taps into thousands of these catalogs, allowing you to find books on any imaginable subject, and then do very interesting things with your search results. Gary Price offers a rundown of this alternative to Google Scholar in today’s SearchDay article, Searching for Library Books with RedLightGreen.

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