Library – Training Resources

Training Resources

 

New Ebsco E-book Content: Temporary Access

High School Collection (*12,100 e-books)

Education Collection (*4,300 e-books)

Academic Collection (* 201,500 e-books)

Business Collection (*21,200 e-books)

History Collection (*18,700 e-books)

 

American Antiquarian Society's (AAS) Video Series

of historical databases filled with original documents!

Episode 1, What is it and how does it work?

Episode 2, How do I get to it and how do I search it?

Episode 3, I’ve searched, now what is this page of results all about?

Episode 4, What are the essential parts of an article’s page?

Episode 5, How do I work with these scanned articles?

Episode 6, How do I download articles and save citations?

Opposing Viewpoints Video Series

Opposing Viewpoints Ep.1 "What is it and How do I access it?"

Opposing Viewpoints Ep.2 "What is on the Homepage?"

Opposing Viewpoints Ep.3 "How do I search this resource?"

Opposing Viewpoints Ep. 4 "What's on results page and what are its elements?"

Opposing Viewpoints Ep.5 "What are the important elements of an article?"

Opposing Viewpoints Ep. 6 "How do I download and email, format citations and other useful tips?"

 

The Credo Reference Collection Video Series

13 episodes to help navigate this great resource

Introduction to the Credo Reference Collection Video Series

What is it?

How do I get to it?

What do I do with it?

Elements of the Main page

The Mind Map

How to search quickly and efficiently

Refining the results

Looking at the elements of one article

Saving articles for download

Opening downloaded articles and working with Notepad and Word

Using Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Citations and formatting them for your work cited page

New EBSCOhost training videos

EBSCOhost Research Database Tutorials

Citing Articles on EBSCOhost – Tutorial   Time: 1:51

EBSCO Discovery Service - Improving Your Search Results – Tutorial  Time: 3:13

EBSCO Discovery Service Research Starters – Tutorial  Time: 1:59

EBSCOhost Basic Search – Tutorial   Time: 1:57

EBSCOhost Advanced Searching – Tutorial   Time: 2:38

Finding Reliable Library Resources with EBSCO Discovery Service  Time: 2:45

Reading an Article on EBSCOhost – Tutorial    Time: 2:07

EBSCO E-Books Collection

Searching EBSCO eBooks – Tutorial   Time: 1:35

Downloading EBSCO eBooks – Tutorial  Time: 3:17

EBSCO Health Tutorials

CINAHL Databases - Basic Searching Tutorial   Time: 3:18

CINAHL Databases - Advanced Searching Tutorial   Time: 3:45

MEDLINE Complete – Tutorial  Time: 3:03

 

Research Help Guides

These PDF guides provide visual reminders of how to search the databases. 

ProQuest Databases Help Guide

Searching the EBSCO databases through TexShare

Searching the Credo Reference Collection

Polysomnography Journals in the EBSCO and Ovid databases

Accessing the Gale databases through TexShare

Gale Legal Forms

Opposing Viewpoints Help Guide

Learning Express Math Help Guide

Gale Databases Virtual Learning Help Guide

OVID Database for Nursing Students Help Guide

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Videos

These short training videos provide detailed explanations for how to search efficiently and effectively for your research papers.

How to use the Learning Express database

How to Access the TexShare Databases (4 minutes)

Learn about the Library (15 minutes)

Using the Credo Reference Collection in your search for information

How to search the EBSCO databases through our TexShare Databases link (20 minutes)

Searching all of the Library's resources using the Enterprise Discovery Platform (22 minutes)

Searching OVID - a Database for Nursing Students