Inside of library with students at tables and bookshelves

View online video tutorials to assist in learning how to use the research and library resources offered through Duns Scotus Library in collaboration with OhioLINK.

How to Navigate the Library Website

Research Help:

  • Boolean Operators: Combine keyword searches with AND, OR, NOT
    Google Scholar: an academic use of the Internet search engine Google (Coming Soon)
  • Subject Searching: Choosing a topic for an essay or research paper…what’s the difference between keyword and subject? (Coming Soon)

Database Help:

  • Basic database searching in EBSCO: Using the Academic Search database this tutorial shows how to get started on a general research assignment to find journal or magazine articles using the EBSCO interface. Search modes and limits are shown; other options are explained.

Borrow a book from the library Help:

  • Borrow a book: Free of cost, as long as you bring it back when semester ends.