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Searching a Database
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Database Search Tips and Tricks
This simple hand-out by the Meriam Library provides an easy to understand guide about search tips and tricks in a database.
Internet Search vs. Library Database Search
This handout, gathered by Yale provides information on Internet searches vs. Library Databases. It also provides criteria and a checklist for evaluating websites.
Handouts & Guides
Introduction to EBSCOhost - Tutorial
This tutorial provides an overview of the EBSCOhost interface. [4:04]
Recipe for Research
This 9-step approach to conducting research from EBSCO will guide you through the process of acquiring and organizing information for your research assignment.
Accessing Trustworthy Information
This handout from EBSCO provides tips and questions to help you determine the trustworthiness of an information source or site. Check out this handout to see what questions you should ask when evaluating an author, an article, and a website.
This handout from EBSCO provides a few simple tips for avoiding plagiarism as you conduct research and write a paper.
Choosing Your Research Topic
Use this simple guide to help you get started on choosing a topic for your research.
Understanding Library Terms
This handout from EBSCO goes over some of the basic library terms that you'll need to know when conducting research, including terms related to library resources, searching, and content formats.
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