• How to Search for and Request Resources

    Accessing the Online Catalog  

    • Go to mmerccatalog.hamline.edu/ and click on MMERC
    • Log in (upper right corner)
    • You do not need to be logged in to browse the catalog or add titles to My List or email resource requests (compiled information will not be saved between sessions without logging in)
    • User Name: initial of first name followed by last name
    • Password: unique number assigned by MMERC staff 

    Searching Tips  

    • A POWER search provides more searching options
    • Searching Grade Levels:
      • Keyword: ECh (early childhood), Pri (primary), Int (intermediate), MiS (middle school), HgS (high school), Adt (adult), PEd (parent education), TEd (teacher education)
      • Specific grade (for example, grade 2) 
      • It is recommended to search both ways as search results can vary.  

    Requesting Resources  

    • Options for submitting material requests:
      • Online catalog - http://mmerccatalog.hamline.edu/  (requires logging in; select HOLD IT to order a specific title online
      • Email - mmerc@hamline.edu (titles compiled in My List may be emailed to MMERC )
      • Fax - 651-645-9490
      • Phone - 877-891-6379 or 651-645-9005
      • Contact MMERC staff to assist in customizing an order to meet your needs