New Version of Homer Catalog, in Beta Release, Offers More Relevant Search Results

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A recently released beta version of the USC Libraries' Homer catalog offers a powerful new way to find books, e-books, print journals, and other resources held by the USC Libraries. With a new search technology that provides more relevant results — a feature requested by USC students and other library users on the Essential Ideas website — the beta version of Homer enhances the discoverability of library resources and better meets the expectations of the USC community.

You can search Homer beta on this web page or through the main search bar on the USC Libraries homepage. Click the button to to the left of the search box and select "New HOMER beta." 

How to search the beta release of Homer through the search bar on the USC Libraries homepage

Please note that some features available in the classic version of the Homer catalog are not yet available in the beta version. The classic Homer catalog is still available here and on the USC Libraries homepage. For more information about missing features and known issues, see this page.

The USC Libraries also offer a Quick Search service for searching across both print materials as well as online databases, journal subscriptions, and other electronic resources.

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