Chicago State University library catalog is the first place to
look for library material. Books, media, journals, and more are
Using Other Catalogs
is an integrated library system that now serves as the online
catalog for 76 CARLI member libraries. I-Share runs on the “Voyager”
software from The ExLibris Group and provides participating libraries
with an online catalog of their own collection as well as a merged,
union catalog of the holdings of all I-Share libraries. I-Share
also supports library collection management functions including
circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials control, course
reserves and reporting.
When material is not available in the collections at Chicago
State University, a request to borrow the material from consortial
libraries is made. Use this link to make a request for borrowing
WorldCat via SILC (Statewide)
The Statewide Illinois Library Catalog,
known as SILC, is Illinois' first all inclusive statewide union
catalog that integrates WorldCat and the Illinois Library Systems'
local consortial OPACs, to provide both shelf status and interlibrary
loan capabilities in a single searchable interface.
Holdings at Chicago State University can be found through the WorldCat Local interface
makes its vast collections of newspapers, microform, journals,
dissertations and other materials available via interlibrary loan,
through electronic document delivery or in its reading room.