Primo is the GFU Libraries' main search interface, connecting you with books, articles, and more! In order to access content and request options, you will need to SIGN IN using your myGFU login. Then, Click GET IT to request a print item, and VIEW IT to access electronic content.
George Fox University Libraries have access to over 350,000 electronic books. Limit search results in Primo to only include e-books using the facets on the left side. Here is one example of a keyword search that we narrowed down to display only e-books:
More information about accessing, downloading, and copying from the major e-book collections can be found HERE.
Find Print Books and Other Physical Items in the GFU Libraries
To search for GFU print books, videos, and other physical items:
The initial Primo search returns physical items along with online materials.
To limit to physical items from GFU libraries, such as print books, DVDs and print journals, look at the left side of the search results under the Availability heading and click the link "Physical Items in GFU Libraries"
Next, narrow by Resource Type such as print books from the left sidebar by clicking the link to Print Books, DVD Videos, Journals, etc.
A Primo Advanced Search allows for more nuanced searching, and limiting by material type, language, and more.
Circulation Period: GFU books circulate to students for a four-week period, with up to two renewals. Most DVDs check out for one week.