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Search the Missouri State Library (MOSL) Catalog to look for books, magazines, newspapers, journals, Federal documents and State Government Publications. Your search will tell you what is immediately available in the MOSL collection.
Search the Arthur Cluster of the MOBIUS consortium of libraries to find out what resources are located within the Mid-Missouri area.
Arthur is a cluster of libraries located in central Missouri that share a common catalog. Arthur is one of 11 clusters that, along with cooperating partner institutions, make up the MOBIUS Library Consortium.
The Arthur Library Catalog is a publicly accessible on-line catalog that contains the collections of the following libraries:
- Columbia College
- Lincoln University
- Missouri State Library
- Stephens College
- Westminster College
- William Woods University
You may also restrict your search to any of those institutions.
The Arthur Cluster catalog may contain items that the MOBIUS catalog does not and items may searched through Arthur may arrive to you ahead of those searched with MOBIUS.
Search the Missouri Bibliographic Information User System (MOBIUS) Catalog to discover what is available within MOBIUS. MOBIUS is a consortium of academic libraries, the Missouri State Library, and other cooperating partner libraries. There are currently over 60 member institutions.
MOBIUS is responsible for The Common Library Platform project, which creates a "one-stop" interface that allows faculty, students, and other patrons to search collections of member libraries and request materials online.
Requested materials are delivered within one or two days of the request.
The State of Missouri has contracts with various database vendors to provide access to thousands of full-text journals and newspapers. You may be able to access your articles immediately through one of these databases. If you have any difficulty searching any of these databases, please feel free to call the Missouri State Library at 573-751-3615 for assistance.
Locate full-text electronic journals subscribed to by the Missouri State Library.