If you have the author's name, you can find the books written by that author by searching in 1Search.

Screenshot of searching for a book's author in 1Search

Using quotes around the name can help find the book faster. It also may help to use the advanced search option (use the drop-down menu) if you are searching by author.

Screenshot of the advanced search in 1Search

Screenshot of advanced search for authors in 1Search

When you find a book, click on the Availability & Request Options link to request the book if it's not available. If the book is available, use the Locate link under Availability & Request Options to find out which floor the book is on. You will want to keep track of the call number as this is the address for where the book lives in the library. Learn more about using call numbers using the guide on the left side of this page.