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CBBcat Help: Requesting

Instructional materials and information about the new, improved CBBCat.

About requesting

Items not available at Bowdoin?

  • Individual items or a group of items, a new CBBcat feature, may be requested through CBBcat.  Instructions for requesting single and multiple items can be found on this page.
  • To request items through NExpress or MaineCat, look for the links on the right side of your search lists.

Need help with your requests?

How to request single items not currently available

To request single items not available at Bowdoin, click on the title of the item in your results list.
then click on "CBB Request" or under Resources click on NExpress or MaineCat for more options.

How to request multiple items not currently available

New in CBBCat!  You may mark and request multiple items at one time.

1. Start by marking items you wish to request

Note: If you do not wish to request all items in your Bag, click on "Mark" next to the title(s) you do not want to request at this time, then click on "Delete Selected."