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Library Tutorials

The following are short tutorials on how to use specific library resources.

Interactive Tutorials

Library Overview

This tutorial is designed to help you learn what is available through the library and give you a brief introduction to using library resources.

If you don't have enough time to complete the full tutorial, it is divided into two parts below.


Citation Tutorials


Video Tutorials

Academic OneFile - This tutorial shows you how to narrow a research topic within Academic OneFile.

America's News - This tutorial shows you how to narrow a research topic within America's News.

Books & Authors - This tutorial covers how to use the online Books & Authors database lists and Who, What, Where, When tool to discover books matched to your mood or interests.

Browzine! - A short 5 min. introductory tutorial about the Browzine! app used to access and browse peer-reviewed, scholarly journals by subject and title.

Business Insights Essentials- This tutorial covers the basics of using the Business Insights Essentials database to look for company, industry information, and more.

CINAHL Complete - This tutorial demonstrates the basic searching features of the suite of CINAHL databases on EBSCOhost.

Ebsco eBooks - This tutorial demonstrates how to read EBSCO eBooks in EBSCOhost online using your browser.

Flipster - A short 3 min. tutorial about the Flipster app to access and view popular magazines and periodicals.

Gale Virtual Reference Library - This tutorial shows you how to browse over 900 eBooks covering topics such as health, business, careers, history, literature, science, and more from over 60 publishers.

Health & Wellness Resource Center - This tutorial will show you how to use Gale’s Health & Wellness Resource Center to easily find ad-free authoritative health information to put your mind at ease.

JSTOR - New to JSTOR search? This short tutorial gives you an overview of how to get started with basic search.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context - This tutorial shows you how to use topic pages within Opposing Viewpoints In Context to research key issues and topics of debate.

OverDrive - A short 3 min. tutorial about the OverDrive app to access and download popular ebooks.


Research in Context- This tutorial shows you how to use topic pages within Research In Context to explore topics across all major subject areas.

Testing and Education Reference Center - This tutorial will demonstrate how to take practice exams found in Gale's Testing and Education Reference Center.