A union catalogue combines multiple library catalogues to provide a holdings reference for those libraries.
Union catalogues are useful because they allow users to search collections they normally don't have access to.
The English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC) covers monograph and serial letterpress items:
Excludes engraved music, maps, and prints, although atlases and texts which are wholly engraved do appear in ESTC. Some other categories of material are excluded, for example trade cards, playbills and playing cards.
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