How Do I?

This page provides resources for learning common research skills.

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Find Books
Search for a book by title [video|text]
Search for a book by author [video|text]
Renew a book online [video|text]


Find eBooks
Click here to learn how to download/print eBooks

Find Other Materials
Find a video

Use Google Scholar
Exporting Citation from Google Scholar to Bibliographic Managers
Link Google Scholar to the Libraries

For Faculty
Add Research Guides to Blackboard [video|text]

Find Articles
Formulate a search strategy
[video|PDF text]
Do a basic search in EBSCO databases (external)
Do a basic search in LexisNexis (external)

Cite My Sources

Citation Styles
Use the MLA documentation style
Use the APA documentation style

Cite sources in MLA, APA... (external)
Find more information about writing and citing sources (external)

Use RefWorks (external)
Find more information about using RefWorks

Use EndNote (external)
Find more information about EndNote

Use Zotero (external)