Tutorials for Online Resources and Online Searching
Please click the tabs above to see additional tutorials for subject-specific resources.
This Tutorials Homepage contains links to vendor tutorials for several of our multidisciplinary online resources, including
- Lexis Nexis and
- Films on Demand (See Quick Start Guide links for Home Page, Finding Videos, etc.)
Refworks is a tool to help you organize and and keep track of the information you locate from our resources.
Tutorials for the Online Catalog
Tutorials to help you use the online catalog
EBSCO databases include: Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, Regional Business News, America: History & Life, Historical Abstracts, Textile Technology Index, World Textile Abstracts, Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index, SocIndex, Environment Complete, GreenFile.
ProQuest databases include special coverage of Business, Psychology, Health Sciences, Newspapers, and general coverage of Humanities and Social Sciences, for College Studies and Liberal Arts courses.
Databases include the ProQuest Research Library, ProQuest Newspapers, Historical New York Times, ABI/Inform Global, Trade & Industy and Dateline databases, Health & Medical Complete, and more
PhilaU WorldCAT Local searches Books, Articles and more. The tutorials below demonstrate searching for BOOKS only.
These videos will help you use Credo Reference, a collection of reference books such as subject specific dictionaries and encyclopedias, =foreign language dictionaries, and more.