Immaculata University

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Tutorials

These Online Tutorials are intended to facilitate your research at IU. Please note that you need a high-speed connection to run them. Tutorials are best viewed at a screen resolution of 1024 x 768. Please view these tutorials using either Internet Explorer or Chrome.

General Research Skills

Choose Databases (1 min.)
Citing with Ebsco
(1 min.)
Connectors and Truncation (3.5 min.)
Creating Search Alerts (1.5 min.)
Develop your Search Strategy (4.5 min.)
How Do I Know If It's Scholarly? (6 min.)
Finding Full Text Articles (4 min.)
Focus Your Topic (2.50 min)
Formatting Citations (1.5 min.)
Google Advanced Searching (4.75 min.)
How to Read a Citation (1.5 min.)
Navigating the Library Website (3.25 min)
Noodle Tools (9 min.)
Off-campus Access to Databases (1.5 min.)
Printing, Emailing, and Saving Citations (2 min.)
Resource Evaluation (3.25 min)
Subject Searching (3.5 min.)
Tour of the Library (6 min)
Using the List of Journals (1.5 min.)

APA citations
Title Page in APA Format
Citing a Book (3.25 min.)
Citing an Article (3 min.)
Citing a Website (3.25 min.)
Citing in-text (3 min.)

MLA citations
Citing a Book (2.50 min.)
Citing an Article (2.25 min.)
Citing a Website (2.25 min.)
Citing in-text (2.25 min.)

Finding books
Gabriele Library Online Catalog (5 min.)
WorldCat

Finding dissertations
Immaculata dissertations (1 min.)
Global dissertations (3.5 min.)

Interlibrary Loan
Request an interlibrary loan (3.5 min.)
Retrieve an interlibrary loan (1 min.)

ACCEL students
Find full text from an article citation (4 min.)

Subject-Specific Databases

Business
Business Source Premier (4 min.)

Education
ERIC basic search (2.5 min.)
ERIC subject searching (3 min.)

English
Gale Literature Resource Center (3.5 min.)

History
JSTOR Advanced (Compliments of JSTOR) (7 min.)

Nursing
Abbreviated journal names (2 min.)
CINAHL basic searching (3.5 min.)
CINAHL advanced searching (2 min.)
CINAHL subject headings (3 min.)
Health Source (3.5 min.)
*Compliments of Ovid
*Ovid multi-field search (3 min.)
*Ovid applying limits (3 min.)
*Ovid working with results (5min.)
Pubmed (4 min.)

Psychology
Mental Measurements Yearbook (3.5 min.)
PsycInfo (4.5 min.)

   
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