The online catalog can be used to determine if MSU owns or has access to a particular book, book(s) by an author, books on a specific topic. It can also be used to determine if MSU owns or as access to a journal and if we have journal on a specific topic. It includes information about both print and electronic materials. Catalog entries for electronic resources include links to the online resources. The online catalog can be searched by author, title, keyword, subject and location. The catalog also includes information about the holdings of the Library of Michigan and the MSU College of Law. The online catalog cannot be used to search for journal articles on a topic.