William L. Clements Library

Using the Clements Library Search Tools


U-M Library Search is the official catalog for the University of Michigan library system. Search the Catalog and select “William L. Clements Library” to search specifically for holdings in the Clements Library. Includes all Clements Library books, and selected maps, manuscripts collections, and graphic materials.

Finding Aids

Finding aids are descriptive inventories or guides created by the Library to describe the contents of manuscripts and graphics collections. These finding aids can be accessed through the finding aid search pages and through corresponding catalog records in the online catalog. Not all collections are described online at this time.


Search the Clements Library website, including exhibits, newsletters and informational pages.