Online LRC Catalog

About Alex-Web Library Database System

alexandria graphicAlex-Web is an internet-based version of the Alexandria Library Database currently used in the Learning Resources Center.

Alex-web will allow LRC patrons to search for books and other educational materials found in the LRC.

  • View the Online LRC Catalog

    Alex-Web Library Database Here > >

    • After clicking the link to access the online, CLICK ON THE "SEARCH" ICON .
    • Now, you are ready to search for your book, topic or resource.
    • Type in the name of a book, an author, or any subject, and CLICK return or enter.
    • Patrons can now search for books by Accelerated Reader level using the Study Program drop down menu.
    • See a particular item's availability and date it is due back (if checked out) by CLICKING "COPIES."

  • Logging In the Alex-Web Catalog

    Logging in allows you to...

    1) renew items that you have checked out (with the exception of Reserve materials and Technology);

    2) place holds and reservations on items;

    3) or, just see what items you have checked out.

    After logging in, you will click on the "FACES" icon , which will be located in the top left corner of the page next to your name.

  • Renewing Items & Placing Holds/Reservations

    Renewing

    Login to Alexandria using yourTennessee Tech credentials (e.g. jddoe42).

    • Click on the "FACES" icon next to your name, then click on "ACTIVITY" to view items you have checked out. 
    • Select the item by clicking on it to highlight it.
    • Click “Renew” in the lower left corner.

    Placing Holds

    Login to Alexandria

    • Search for the item on which you would like to place a HOLD.
    • Click on "HOLD" icon  in the right corner.
    • Placing a HOLD on an item simply puts you in line to check out an item that is currently checked out by another patron, once it has been returned.

    Placing a Reservation

    Login to Alexandria

    • Search for the item you would like to reserve
    • Click “RESERVATION” icon  in right corner.
    • Select the date that you when you would like the item. (*Months can be changed via drop down menu)
    • If there is a lock symbol in the date, then that date is already taken and may not be selected
    • Placing a reservation allows you to reserve the book for a specific date.

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