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American Studies


Featured Video: John Ashbery (2011)

Featured Video: A People's History of American Empire by Howard Zinn

Searching OASys for Multimedia Resources

When searching OASys, or other library catalogs, you can use the advanced search features to tell the system what type of resource you are searching for: a book, a sound recording, a video, a map, or even a manuscript.

To search by type of content in OASys:

  1. Start on our ADVANCED SEARCH page.
  2. After typing in your search terms, select the TYPE of resource you are looking for - motion picture, sound recording, film, etc. -  in the Material Type menu.