How to Request an Item in IUCAT?

  1. On the library homepage, click on "IUCAT Advanced Search" on right underneath the search box in the Book tab.

    Library homepage
  2. On IUCAT off-campus access page, click on "South Bend" from the list of IU campuses.

    IUCAT login page
  3. You will then see two pop-up boxes as below. Click on "Yes" button for both of them.

    Security pop-up box
  4. Type in your IUSB username or staff ID and password on Networked Resources Remote Access page.

    Proxy login page
  5. You will then be directed to the IU Central Authentication Service page. Type in your IUSB student or staff ID and password and click on "Login" button.

    CAS login
  6. The IUCAT advanced keyword search page appears. Type in your search terms in the search box next to "Keyword anywhere" and click on the "Search" button.

    Advanced search page
  7. On the result listing page, selecting the materials you could like to request delivery by clicking on the title of the material.

    Search result
  8. After you get to the record that you would like to request for delivery, click on "REQUEST DELIVERY" link on the right.

  9. On the Request Delivery page, choose "South Bend - Schurz Library (SBEND)" in the drop-down menu. Then, click on "Request Delivery" button.

    Request delivery
  10. You will then be directed to a confirmation page which lists your name and information for the book you requested.


Last Reviewed: 03/2014