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Research Tutorials

The tutorials on this page include general  and specialized search strategies for library databases, as well as guides for finding specific types of sources. 

For most topics, you will see a video and several links below it. The video and slides links have the same information, displayed in different ways--choose the one that works best for you.

Some topics also have handouts--these are quick tip sheets or guides that can be saved or printed out for reference.

How to find books and other resources in the Internet Archive

How to find journals by subject

How to set up search and publication alerts