Immaculata University

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  • POD Market summer hours - Monday thru Thursday 4:00pm-10:00pm
  • Writing Center will be closed the week of June 30th.
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  • Reminder - We will be closed on July 4, 5 and 6 for the Independence Day Holiday Weekend.
  • Reminder - The library is open on Thursday July 3 from 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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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

Connectors and Truncation (3.5 min.)
Develop your Search Strategy (4.5 min.)
How Do I Know If It's Scholarly? (6 min.)
Finding Full Text Articles (4 min.)
Google Advanced Searching (4 min.)
Off-campus Access to Databases (1.5 min.)
Printing, Emailing, and Saving Citations (2 min.)
How to Read a Citation (1.5 min.)
Using the List of Journals (1.5 min.)
Formatting Citations (1.5 min.)
Creating Search Alerts (1.5 min.)

APA citations
Citing a Book
Citing an Article
Citing a Website
Citing in-text

MLA citations
Citing a Book
Citing an Article
Citing a Website
Citing in-text

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.)
Proquest Nursing Journals (3 min.)
Pubmed (4 min.)

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

   
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