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HathiTrust ADAFiles Procedures : Searching the HathiTrust website by Subject

Information on locating Hathitrust titles in the UF Primo library catalog

Search by Subject instructions with screen captures

Search by Subject

1. Go to

2, Click on the Advanced catalog search link

Image of Hathitrust Advanced Search option link

3. On the next page, use the pulldown menu in the first box to choose Subject, and enter serarch terms in the text box. For this example, we will search for the subject Florida Natural History. Click on the Search button at the bottom left hand side of the page.

Image of advanvcd search options in Hathitrust


4. On the results page, look at the top (See example below). All items indicates the total number of items in the Hathitrust database; Only full view indicates the number of items readily available online.

Image of search results in HathiTrust

5. All items, either full view items or items that are listed as Limited view (Search only) can be requested by patrons who are registered with the University of Florida Disability Resource Center. Patrons that are registered with the DRC may make requests for materials via an online form. Once the library staff has verified that the patron is registered with the Disability Resource Center, they will contact HathiTrust, obtain the material as an ADA-compliant file, and email the file to the patron.

Patrons may use THIS LINK to access the online form for requesting materials from HathiTrust.

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