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Using Keywords

You have a collection of keywords to use in the databases. Now what do you do with them? This video will show you.

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Citation Basics

This quick video will teach about the parts that make a citation and how you can use citations for your research.

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Finding a Book at the Library: AKA Using NUsearch

This video will show you how to find and request a book from the library.

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Choosing Keywords

Getting started on your research? This video will show you how to come up with keywords based on your research topic.

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Using Citations to Find Stuff

Learn how to find full text using the citations from a bibliography with this quick video

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I Just Want to Look Around! AKA Browsing NUsearch

This video will show you how to use NUsearch to browse for materials by topic or author. 

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I Need It but You Don't Have It: AKA Interlibrary Loan

This video will show you how to use Interlibrary Loan.

 

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Subject Databases

Learn how to find subject-specific databases to use for your research!

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