General Tutorials

NSU Libraries

Introduction to the NSU Libraries [2:28] -- Gather Here. Learn for Life. (YouTube video from NSU Libraries)
NSU Libraries Homepage Overview [4:04] -- Introduction to the library web site layout and commonly used features. (Last updated: September 4, 2013).
NSU Libraries Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) [4:40] -- Introduction to the library catalog. (Last updated: March 29, 2012)
Government Documents [5:00] -- Introduction to the use of Government Documents. (Last updated: February 3, 2012)


EBSCOhost [3:00] -- Finding articles on EBSCOhost databases. (Vendor tutorial)
Peer Review Journals [3:00] -- Finding scholarly or peer reviewed journal articles. (YouTube video from Pollak Library, California State University - Fullerton)
WorldCat [3:39] Learn how to search the world's largest network of libraries for books, music, and videos and then locate it in a library. (NSU FLASH Video Last updated: January 25, 2016).


Search Terms - Boolean Operators [3:57] -- Learn how to use Boolean Operators to refine and improve your search results when using academic databases. (Last updated: November 3, 2013)
EBSCOhost Folders: Saving Searches & Articles [3:20] -- Learn how to set up a MyEBSCOhost account so you can save your searches & save articles from your research in a personal online folder. (Last updated: November 3, 2013)
Searching Multiple Databases [3:58] -- Learn how to search for scholarly information in multiple library databases simultaneously. (Last updated: November 3, 2013)
Evaluating Websites [2:30] -- Using websites in your class papers and projects. (YouTube video from Pollak Library, California State University - Fullerton)
Google When and How to Use It [5:15] -- How to get more out of your Google searches and introduction to Google Scholar. (Last updated: June 16, 2016)
Google Tips and Tricks [3:16] -- Advanced Google search tips. (Last updated: June 16, 2016)

Writing Tools

Plagiarism [3:47] -- Learn what plagiarism is and how to avoid it. (Last updated: January 18, 2015)
RefWorks Tutorial YouTube Channel [20:00] Learn how to use RefWorks - an online research management, writing, and collaboration tool provided to you through NSU Libraries.

Additional Information and Resources

LibGuides -- Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly NSU librarians. (Continually updated)
Subject Resources -- Try this link for subject resources. (Continually updated)

    Page maintained by: Gary Cheatham and Kathleen McCay
    June 16, 2016