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Library Workshop Videos (approx. 1 hour)

Copyright in the Digital Age Workshop - ***Please be patient while video loads***

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Interlibrary Loan & Alternatives Workshop - *** Please be patient while video loads ***

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Introduction to the New RefWorks Workshop - *** Please be patient while video loads ***

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Library Orientation Workshop - *** Please be patient while video loads ***

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Searching 101 Workshop - *** Please be patient while video loads ***

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Website Evaluation Workshop - *** Please be patient while video loads ***

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Quick Tutorial Videos (approx. 5 min.)

Ebrary Quick Start Guide - Need help using Ebrary? Watch this video on how to view, search, and navigate e-books.

EBSCOhost Intro - This short video introduces basic search techniques and the search results page in the EBSCOhost databases.

Find a Resource Tutorial - Tutorial demonstrates how to use Find a Resource, which searches all subscription databases for full-text journals and e-books. You can also search full-text journals by subject area.

Interlibrary Loan - A short video tutorial on the Interlibrary Loan system.

ProQuest Overview - Quick and easy guide on searching the ProQuest platform.

RefWorks 2.0 - A collection of tutorials about RefWorks 2.0.

RSS Tutorial - A short video describing what RSS is and how to use it.

SAGE Knowledge - Contains 100 handbooks and encyclopedias on a variety of subjects.

Scholarly vs. Peer Reviewed Journals - This tutorial will review the difference between scholarly and peer reviewed journals, demonstrate how to limit search results, and demonstrate how to determine if a particular journal is peer reviewed.

ScienceDirect - Quick intro to a great, scholarly database.

Search Like an Expert - This tutorial provides you with the essential techniques to search like an expert, including phrase searching, Boolean operators, truncation and subject searching.

Ulrichsweb - This short video will introduce the Ulrichsweb database.

WorldCat - This tutorial video shows how to locate items in local libraries.

Written Guides and Other Pages

Find an E-Book - Databases that include full text e-books.

Information Literacy Tutorial - A quick intro to information literacy, along with a self test.

Library FAQs - Have a question? Check the Library FAQs first for a quick answer.