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Omnivore OneSearch Help Guide: My Library Account


         My Library Account in Omnivore

Self-Service Features:

~ View the books you have checked-out from the Library
    including Holds and Overdues 

~ Renew your borrowed books 

~ Save & Create Personal Lists of books & articles 
    to share, and to use for bibliographies and works cited

~ Click Here to Sign In to My Account
    You will login to MainMenu and be redirected automatically to Omnivore

How to Access Your Account within Omnivore

  • Sign In : click the button on the top right corner
  • Enter CIA username & password on MainMenu Portal screen​
    • you will be returned automatically to Omnivore
  • Your name will be appear on the Sign In button
  • Click your name to view the drop-down menu
  • Select from the menu: My Account, My Personal Lists, or Sign Out

How to Renew Your Books

  • Click on your name on the top far right button
  • Select "My Account"
  • The list of books you have borrowed will appear
  • Each book will display Status and Due Date
  • Under Status, click Renew

How to Create and Save to a Personal List

  • Save books & articles to "My List"
    • Records are stored temporarily and will clear when the session ends
    • See instructions below to save records to your account
    • Save up to one hundred records
    • Privacy notice: If you are using a public computer and you leave the terminal, your list will be visible to others until the session times out
    • To clear entries from your temporary list:
      • Remove one record at a time by using the red icon beside each record
      • Delete all records by clicking Select All
      • Click the Gear icon and select Delete Records
      • A message opens to confirm this action
      • Click Delete Records to continue or Cancel to return to the list
  • Create and Save Records to a New Personal List
    • Search for the records you would like to include in a list.
    • Click the Save icon to add the citation to the list
    • Click My List in the upper left corner to display the list
    • Select items or Select All
    • Click on the Gear Icon
    • Select Create Personal List
    • Provide a List Name (required) and List Description (optional)
    • Click Save
  • To Save Records to an existing Personal List
    • in My List, click on the Gear Icon
    • Select ​Move Records
    • click on a list name
    • Click Select List
  • Cite Tool
    • Select some or all items
    • Click Cite to create a citation list of all selected items
    • Copy & paste into your document

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