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Research Tutorials

Need some quick help? Try one of our tutorials to get started with your library research, and get tips on making your searches faster and more effective.


Research Tutorials

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How do I...

 choose a research topic? [Video] [Slides] [Handout] [Checklist]

 develop a research question? [Video] [Slides] [Checklist]

 choose keywords for my search?  [Video] [Slides]

 find peer reviewed articles? [Video] [Slides]

Peer reviewed and scholarly articles:

Is this article peer reviewed? [Video] [Slides]

Scholarly vs. non-scholarly sources [Video] [Slides] [Chart]

Search Tips

6 quick tips to improve your searching [Video] [Slides]

5 ways to improve your search results [Video] [Slides]

Effective database searches

Top ten search tips


Scholar OneSearch Tutorials

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Finding your course reserves (textbooks and course readings)

Finding full text articles

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