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Academic Search Complete

Academic Search Complete is a great database to use as you start your research. Learn how you can use it to access a wide range of materials.

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Analyzing HathiTrust Digital Library Data With The HathiTrust Research Center

Learn how the HathiTrust Digital Library Data and the HathiTrust Research Center can support your text analysis research and data mining via their full suite of analysis tools.

Create a Bibliography Using RefWorks

Learn to use RefWorks to create a bibliography. (~2:40min)

Finding Databases for Research

Use the library's online Database listing to find relevant databases for research.

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Finding Empirical Studies in PsycINFO

PsycINFO is a psychology database that you can use to find empirical articles (articles that report on original research).

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Finding Important Journals in a Research Discipline

This interactive tutorial will show you how to locate the important journals in a research discipline using the Journal Citation Reports (JCR).

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How to Create a RefWorks Account

Learn to create and begin using an account in RefWorks. (~1:10min)

Learn to Use RefWorks in 20 Minutes

This video covers the basics of setting up and using a RefWorks account. (~20min)

Using Academic Search Complete

Academic Search Complete includes books, scholarly articles, magazine and newspaper articles, videos, and more. It is a great place to start your research because of the wide scope of materials available.

 

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Using Congressional Quarterly (CQ) Researcher

Congressional Quarterly (CQ) Researcher provides broad information about a wide range of current events. Frequently included are pro/con lists, timelines, and featured perspectives.

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