We now offer a collection of basic tutorials created by our Reference Librarian, Martin Schmidt. They include:
- Library Catalog Tutorial: Basic searches to find books and media in our library catalog. (Under construction)
- Overview of the MUM Online Databases: How to access our databases with short descriptions.
- Britannica Online Tutorial: Find overview articles and how to use enhanced Google Web searches.
- EBSCO Database Tutorial: Basic searches to retrieve a wide range of full-text academic articles.
- LexisNexis Tutorial: Basic search strategies to access news, business, legal, and reference information.
- NetAdvantage (Standard & Poors) Tutorial: Basic research for public companies.
- Elsevier’s ScienceDirect: Access top environmental and medical journals. (Under construction)
- Google Scholar: Basic academic article searches with MUM holding information. (Under construction)
- Natural Standard: Find evidence-based information about alternative medicine. (Under construction)
Advanced Tutorials (All of these are under construction)
- Library Catalog Advanced Tutorial: How to use the book bag and account access.
- EBSCO Advanced Tutorial: Searches with limiters, search histories, and visual searches.
- LexisNexis Advanced Tutorial: Boolean searching and index term searching.
- NetAdvantage Advanced Tutorial: Find a company’s competitors, its industry and economic conditions.