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Initially released as a beta service in the spring of 2016, this catalog is the result of a two year effort to improve and replace our twenty-year-old Main Catalog and incorporate the best features of contemporary library search technology.
The catalog is based on Blacklight, which is an open source collaboration across several institutions including
a number of others.
As the examples above demonstrate, Blacklight is highly configurable and customizable, which provides a number of advantages:
We will continue to update and refine this service based on feedback from the Princeton community. If you notice something wrong, or think something could be improved, please send us feedback.