Library Tutorials

These tutorials are self-paced instructional resources designed to introduce the concepts and strategies that will help everyone become better users of information. Please contact Beth Seelick with any questions or for further consultation.

POPULAR VERSUS SCHOLARLY SOURCES

Created by Peabody Library, Vanderbilt University

WHAT IS A LIBRARY DATABASE?

What Is a Library Database?

Created by Cooperative Library Instruction Project

THE INFORMATION CYCLE

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Created by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Libraries

USING WIKIPEDIA FOR ACADEMIC RESEARCH

Using Wikipedia for Academic Research

Created by Michael Baird, Cooperative Library Instruction Project (CLIP)

EVALUATING WEBSITES

Evaluating Websites

Created by Suffolk County Community College Library

PLAGIARISM

GOOGLE SCHOLAR

Google Scholar
GOOGLE SCHOLAR ADVANCED SEARCH

Google Scholar Advanced Search