Search by title, author, ISBN and/or key word
To carry out this type of search, go to 'Search the catalogue' (right part of the front page), write the title (or a part of the title), the author’s name, the ISBN number or a key word in the white space and click on the magnifying glass.
Search by topic
To search by topic, click on one of the 15 topics listed on the left part. Each topic has a unique number that you can remember for your future searches. You can sort the results of your search by title, publication year, credit points or stock availability.
Search by new titles
The new titles appear on a carousel in the middle on the front page (see 'New titles'). You can activate the carousel be clicking on the right or left arrow. If you are interested in one of the titles, click on the cover or on the title below to obtain the publication details.
Search by bestsellers
If you click on 'Bestsellers' (middle of the front page), you will have a list of the ten most ordered publications. If you are interested in one of the titles, click on the cover or the link 'Read more' to get the publication details.
Search by series
If you click on 'Series' (middle of the front page), you will have a list of all the series in the CTA catalogue with a logo and a short description. If you want to know more on a series, click on the name of the series, the logo or the link 'Publications'. You will obtain the full list of publications in the series. You can then sort them by title, publication year, credit points or stock availability.
The following information will appear on the output page:
- book cover with: number of pages, dimensions (in millimetres), weight (in grams), ISBN number and CTA identification number;
- title, author(s), year of publication and publisher(s);
- additional links: 'Download PDF', link(s) to the same book in another language (where applicable)