Classic Catalog

Use Classic when you have identified the scope of your topic and know the types of information you want to search. You can choose which sections (title, subject, etc.) of the catalog you want to search, choosing from the results provided. Classic does not include databases in the search.

Encore

Use Encore if you are just beginning your research, or if you haven�t yet narrowed your topic. You can use it to search the catalog and selected databases, narrowing your search results with the filters provided.