Searching Omni

Omni, an all-in-one search tool, allows you to search for resources – including books, articles, journals, newspapers, government documents, audiovisual resources – available within the library.

Click Play to watch a short video on how to search and navigate Omni to find books and academic articles. The video also offers tips on when it may be useful to instead search subject specific databases to find articles on a topic.


Video Transcript: Omni for Spark Video Transcript

TIP: There is also a guide you can consult with tips on how to use Omni to find resources, including books, at York University Libraries and beyond. Refer to “Finding Library Materials Using Call Numbers” located under “Resources” to learn more about locating materials on the library shelves once you have found them using York University Libraries’ Omni all-in-one search tool.