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Research Help: Ready-made tutorials and videos

Research Help! Ready-made tutorials and videos for your students.

Searching for Books on the Library's Website

 

In this video, students will be able to

  • Find books, ebooks, and other media using the library catalog
  • Search using keywords and known titles.

Locating Books in the Library

 

In this video, students will be able to

  • Identify the location, call number, and availability information in the catalog record.
  • Locate physical books in the library.

Finding Primary Sources

 

In this video, students will learn to

  • Add special keywords to existing searches that will generate primary sources.
  • Find primary sources using the library catalog's advanced search.

Finding E-Books

 

In this video, students will learn to 

  • Find e-books using the e-book limiter on the Advanced Keyword Search page.

Accessing E-books

 

In this video, students will learn to

  • Access ebooks using the Read Online link. 
  • Identify various options encountered on different ebook platforms.
  • Download and read ebooks using Adobe Digital Editions.

 

Requesting Interlibrary Loans

 

In this video, students will learn to

  • Sign-up for an ILLIAD account.
  • Request items from another library using the ILLIAD website.