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Using the library catalogue
|Tips for using the library catalogue for searching, reserving items, and renewing books and DVDs.||Catalogue (1.20MB)|
|Finding a book on the shelf||How to use a call number from the catalogue to find a book on the shelf.||Finding a book on the shelf (0.37MB)|
|eBooks||How to access ebooks.||eBooks.pdf (0.29MB)|
|Starting a search||Tips for beginning a new search using the databases.||Starting a search.pdf (0.20MB)|
|Using EBSCO||Search tips for using the EBSCO database.||EBSCO.pdf (0.60MB)|
|Using ProQuest||Search tips for using the ProQuest database.||Proquest.pdf (0.66MB)|
|Database quick reference||Boolean operators, proximity operators, truncation, and wild cards for different databases.||Database Quick Reference (0.25MB)|
|Google searching||Search tips for using Google.||Google (0.30MB)|
|Evaluating websites||Tips for evaluating websites and deciding whether their information is good to use in an assignment.||Evaluating websites (0.24MB)|
|Finding newspaper articles||Tips for finding newspaper articles and how to reference them.||Newspapers(0.24MB)|
REFERENCING AND FINAL PROJECTS
|Referencing Quick Guide||Basic referencing for a book, book chapter, journal article, and webpage.||Referencing Quick Guide (0.19MB)|
|IPU Referencing and Style Guide||The complete IPU referencing guide.||Referencing and Style Guide (0.43MB)|
|Word for Final Projects||How to insert page numbers and a table of contents in Microsoft Word.|| Word for Final Projects (0.38MB)