Research Tutorials

Using Magale Library's Resources

Beginning your Library Research

Conducting an EBSCO Database Search

Other Online Tutorials

Library Online Basic Orientation
Designed to familiarize you with the key processes involved in finding and evaluating information for papers and projects. It contains web pages of information and short videos to help you learn to use to a variety of search tools.

Basic Information Literacy Tutorial

Basic Tutorial on Searching the Web - University of South Carolina

PRIMO: Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online (from the ACRL Instruction Section)
PRIMO, formerly the Internet Education Project, is an ACRL Instruction Section project featuring a database of mostly undergraduate online tutorials covering a wide variety of topics—from a general overview of the research process to the specifics of how to navigate a psychology database. The database features some 250 tutorials from 1996 to 2012.

Search Google Effectively

Search Engine Savvy
* The Five-Step Search Strategy
* Studentís Guide to WWW Research

Understanding the Invisible Web

Subject Guides
Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.