On this page you will find tutorials covering most of our popular databases. Some are online video, and some are slides. We hope that you find these helpful. Each of the tutorials have a Closed Captioned option so be sure to click on the CC button if needed. As always, please contact the library if you have any questions or e-mail your librarian at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Academic Search Premier:
Click Here for a 3 minute video showing advanced searching in Academic Search Premier.
Click Here for a 4 1/2 minute video showing basic searching in the CINAHL database.
Click Here for a 5 minute video showing advanced searching in the CINAHL database.
Click Here for detailed search instructions in CREDOreference.
Click Here for an online tutorial on how to search for videos and media in CREDOreference.
Click Here for a 2 1/2 minute video explaining concept maps.
Click Here to find books in CREDOreference, video is just over 2 minutes.
Click Here for a 2 1/2 minute tutorial demonstrating searching the CQ Researcher database site.
Click Here for a video just over 6 minutes long showing basic integrated search techniques through EBSCOhost.
Films on Demand:
Click Here for a step-by-step search tutorial in the Films on Demand database.
Gale Virtual Reference Library:
Click Here for a 6 1/2 minute video regarding basic searching techniques in your Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Click Here for a video just over 3 minutes showing browse and search techniques in Gale Virtual Reference.
Newsbank (Access World News):
Click Here for a 3 minute video showing how to search and use Special Reports in Newsbank, a part of our Access World News database.
Nursing Resource Center:
Click Here to enjoy a 12 minute video explaining how to search in the Nursing Resource Center database.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context:
Click Here for a 3 minute video covering basic searching in Opposing Viewpoints.
Click Here for a 7 minute video showing how to create a presentation using PREZI.
Click Here for a video just over 5 minutes explaining how to perform basic searching in the PsycARTICLES database.
Click Here for a collection of videos showing various ways to search and use PubMed.