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* Ed.D. Research: Doctoral Program in Leadership Studies: Searching the Library Catalog

Library resources for Ed.D. research, locating dissertations, and an introduction to the library mentor program.

Ashland University Library Catalog

AU Library Catalog lists the holdings of Ashland University Library and Ashland Theological Seminary Library. AU Library uses Library of Congress subject heading classification system. Entries usually have more that one subject heading assigned to them. It is a good strategy to look at all subject headings associated with a particular catalog entry.

Looking for a place to start your research? 
Try one of the catalog quick links or use this catalog search box and start from here.


AU Library Catalog



OhioLINK Catalog

OhioLINK Library Catalog "offers access to more than 48 million library items statewide, encompassing a spectrum of library material including law, medical and special collections. OhioLINK Library Catalog contains 11.5 million unique titles from its 93 member libraries, two public libraries and the Center for Research Libraries." - About OhioLINK

Not finding what you need in our library collection?
Enhance your search with the OhioLINK catalog and using the same beginning search strategy. 

Need help with OhioLINK requests?
This library help page features information about requesting books and materials from OhioLINK.




Catalog Search Tips: OhioLINK and Ashland University Library Catalog

Subject Explanation Examples
 All Words Results contain all of your search terms China trade
 Adjacency Use quotation marks to search
words as a phrase
"stock market"

 Either Word

Use "or" to find either word hurricane or typhoons

 Not Word

Use "and not" to exclude words ecotourism and not africa

Use "and" or "or" to specify multiple words

Use parentheses to group words using

(alaska or canada) and (adventure not vacation)
 Truncation &

Use * for truncation

Use ? for a single character

greek myth*
(Greek myth, Greek Myths, etc.)

(Quixote or Quijote)


Use labels to search specific fields:

a: author
t: title
s: subject
n: publisher and notes

a: (wilson august)

a: connelly and t:world

business ethics and n:oxford