Michigan Electronic Library


melcat databases michigana

MELCAT provides access to over 48 million items from over 180 libraries across Michigan. Available materials take 3 - 5 days to arrive via delivery to the KCAD Library. Please ask a Librarian for assistance if you need help with placing requests.

CLICK HERE to view a brief MELCAT video tutorial.

MeLCat Information & Policies

Requesting MelCat Materials

To request materials through MeLCat you must authenticate that you are a current KCAD Student, KCAD Faculty member or KCAD Staff.

When prompted:

Enter your NAME

Your 14 DIGIT BARCODE NUMBER is located on the back of your ID Card

EXAMPLE : 22123456789100 -  Do not enter the A's

Your PIN

Students/Faculty/Staff  prior to 2006 enter the LAST 4 DIGITS of your Social Security number.

Students/Faculty/Staff  after fall 2006 enter your 6 DIGIT BIRTHDATE.

EXAMPLE: Birthday is Jan 3, 1975 ENTER: 010375


MeLCat Fines