The Alexandria Makeover is here! See what has changed.  


Search Alexandria and engage with your library using these robust patron interfaces.

To log in directly, add /researcher to the end of your Alexandria URL.


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Stay logged in

In the top left corner of the window, log in to Researcher with your username and password. Now you can switch between Scout, Search, Status, and more, without logging in again.

Navigation Shortcuts

Tab your way through the links on this page, then tap enter to activate it.

Use the Back button on your browser to navigate to the previous page.

Use keyboard shortcuts to open modules, panes, searches, and URLs in a new tab or window:

    • ⌘ Command + click to open links in a new tab on macOS
    • Ctrl + click to open links in a new tab on Windows
    • Shift + click to open links in a new window


Researcher is a customizable Explore pane. Choose which icons to display in Explore Builder, then go to Researcher Preferences to select that pane, choose a Style, upload your library logo, and more. 


Patrons can access Scout, Search, Status, and more from their phones and tablets, even when they're at home.