Cataloger's Desktop Help

Login help

  1. Enter URL: https://desktop.loc.gov
  2. Enter your institution's Cataloger's Desktop administrative user name and password.
  3. Select Login
Initial login screen
  1. This will take you to a second login screen where you will create your personal Cataloger's Desktop login. Enter your email address and a password that is meaningful to you (and that you will remember).
  2. Confirm your password.
  3. Select Login
Catalogers Desktop login

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End-user login FAQs

Q: Do all special characters work in Cataloger's Desktop passwords?
A: No. Only the following special characters work in Desktop passwords: ! @ # $ ^ & * = +

Q: Is there some way for my library's Cataloger's Desktop account administrator to set up my individual login for me?
A: Yes. Click here for instructions.

Q: After entering the site with a prescribed password, can I change the password to something else?
A: Yes. Click here for instructions.

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