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How To...: Using the Online Catalog

This guide offers all GNTC users How To guides on Citing Sources, Evaluating Sources, and Researching, as well as using GALILEO, LibGuides, and Web Safari.

Web Safari

Using the Online Catalog!


Web Safari, GNTC's online catalog, can be extremely useful for library users, both those who physically visit the library regularly, and those who attend online classes and rarely come to campus. It allows users to go online to see which books, DVDs, audiobooks, and e-books the libraries have available.

Features of Web Safari:

  • Online searching of the catalog
  • Online renewal of checked out materials
  • Online reservation of materials from any GNTC campus library

Access to Web Safari:

  • Can be accessed at home through the GNTC library website
  • Can be accessed at home through the LibGuide's catalog search
  • Can be accessed on campus through the above two methods using school computers

This guide will cover:

See how to use Web Safari's features by click the links that drop down under the tab, or the ones in the list above.

YouTube Video

For those of you who are more visual learners, please check out Lydia's YouTube Tutorial on Web Safari.

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Web Safari Overview

How to Get to Web Safari

Getting to Web Safari

The simplest way to get to Web Safari is by going to the GNTC webpage (, then the library webpage (, and then to the big button in the middle that says Surpass Web Safari.

This link shows the GNTC homepage with the links to the library webpage highlighted.

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