To find printed books use Estonian online catalogue ESTER www.ester.ee.
Before searching change
 the language and select your library – TalTech Library (Akadeemia tee 1). 

Author search

With author search, you can find books written by a specific author. For example – Nicholas Gregory Mankiw. 
NB! Be sure to start with author’s last name – mankiw, n

Founded books are sorted by alphabet. It is also possible to sort them by year – click the link Modify Search (on the top right corner) and tick the box Sort results by year.

When you have found a book you need, click on the title. Observe the location – on which Floor this book lays. To see all copies, click also View additional copies at the bottom of the page. Write down or remember the book’s call numberCheck also the status of the book – is it available, only for in-library use or already checked out.

By clicking on the round blue iconnext to the book status, the floor plan and shelf number will be displayed to help you to find the book in the open shelves area. On the floor plan, the shelf you need to find is in red colour and numbered. Remember also the shelf number!

Find the right shelf. You can see big labels on shelves with subject names and numbers. Within one subject books are sorted by languages. There are 3 language groups – Estonian, other languages in Latin alphabet and languages in Cyrillic alphabet. Within one language group books are in alphabetical order.

The sticker with a call number you can see on the book’s cover.