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Molecular Biology Library Research Guide: Finding Books & Dissertations

Guide to selected UH Manoa Library and Web resources for molecular biology

Finding Books

Hawaii Voyager 

Use Hawaii Voyager to find both print and electronic forms of books, journals, videos, and more in the UH System libraries.

Use the Get This Item link in the upper right side of the item record to transfer a book to you from another UH System library; to recall a checked out book; or, to use an item in the Hawaiian, Pacific, or Special Research Collections.

See Search Guide (PDF)


WorldCat a catalog of the world's library catalogs through OCLC.  This is a great database to confirm bibliographic information and to find books in your field. It is also an effective route to requesting an Interlibrary Loan (ILL) by finding the book in WorldCat then clicking on the ILL link in the Worldcat record.

OneSearch to Find Books and Journal Articles

Finding Dissertations and Theses

More Book Finding Tools

Some Useful Call Numbers

Books in UH Libraries are shelved by Library of Congress call numbers.

Biology call numbers start with QH

Biotechnology call numbers start with TP

Chemistry call numbers start with QD

Map of call number locations as a PDF file.