Accessing eResources Remotely

Access to licensed library research materials (eResources) requires a special usernname/password combination.

To learn that username/password combination, login here, or call 318-869-5047.

Research Tutorials

Using Magale Library's Resources

Magale Library video on Ensuring Academic Integrity and Avoiding Plagiarism

Online Tutorials

Basic Information Literacy Tutorial

Basic Tutorial on Searching the Web - University of South Carolina

Choosing Keywords
A video and tutorial about how to choose keywords and subject headings for database searches.

CRAAP Test: Evaluating Web Resources

Evaluating Sources
A video about how to identify primary and secondary sources.

How ERIC Can Help You Write a Research Paper

Literati Mind Map
A video explaining the use of the Mind Map to find alternate search terms in the Literati database.

Research Success Tutorial - Austin Community College
This interactive suite of tutorials covers different aspects of the research process for student success. Use one or all to target discipline-neutral Student Learning Outcomes focused on research basics with a short assessment included.

Search Engine Savvy
* The Five-Step Search Strategy
* Student's Guide to WWW Research

Scholarly Journals vs Popular Sources
* University of Rhode Island Libraries presents Scholarly vs Popular Sources Video

Subject Guides
Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.