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Citing Your Sources  

Links to several style guide web sites for MLA, APA, and Turabian styles.

Facts for Faculty

Information about the Libraries' resources and services.

Glossary Of Library Terms

Definitions of library terms and jargon used by the Clarion University Libraries.

ILLiad Instructions 

Step-by-step instructions for using ILLiad to manage InterLibrary Loan requests.

LibAnswers

Ask a librarian your questions/Find answers to all kinds of questions about the Clarion University Libraries

Library Hours And Events

Carlson Library and Suhr Library hours, as well as special events in Carlson Library.

LibGuides  

Guides pointing to reference materials, books, periodical articles, etc. on specific topics. 

Off-Campus Login 

How to log in to Library Services from off-campus.

Research And Writing Tips

From the CU Writing Center : Online guides for generating ideas, organizing your writing, using sources, punctuation and grammar, etc.

Tutorials   PDF Document (Reader Required)

Web & PDF Format Tutorial Topics Include:
E-Z Borrow
Google Scholar
ILLiad
Journals/Magazines A-Z
Library Login
PILOT Online Catalog
Renewing Books Online

Tutorials 

Video Tutorial Topics Include:
Evaluating Websites
Finding Articles in Academic Search Complete
Finding Free Books on Google Books
Finding Good Sources
Google Books
Google Search Tips
Select a Topic
Virtual Campus Support
What is a Research Study?

University Libraries FAQ

Answers to commonly asked questions about Carlson Library, its resources, and its services.

                 

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LibGuides

These guides point you to reference materials, books, periodical articles, etc. on specific topics.


                 

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Tutorials - Web and PDF Format

E-Z Borrow

Using E-Z Borrow to request books from other Pennsylvania libraries.

Google ScholarPDF Document (Reader Required)

Basics of using Google Scholar to locate scholarly research resources and linking to full-text available through the Libraries' collections.

ILLiad

Managing Interlibrary Loan requests for books and periodical articles.

Journals/Magazines A-Z

Using "Journals/Magazines A-Z" to determine if the Libraries have immediate access to any given periodical article.

Library Login

Logging into electronic library resources and services.

PILOT Online Catalog

Searching the PILOT Online Catalog

Renewing Books Online

Renewing materials that you have checked out.

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Tutorials - Video Presentations

Evaluating Websites 

Tips to determine the credibility of a website as a research resource. 

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Find Articles In Academic Search Complete 

How to narrow your search to get specific results. 

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Finding Free Books On Google Books 

 How to use Google Books.

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Finding Good Sources 

Introduction to "Scholarly" or "Peer-Reviewed" Journals. 

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Google Books

Finding free books on Google Books

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Google Search Tips

Tips for searching using the Google engine.

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Select A Topic 

Tips to begin writing a research paper. 

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Virtual Campus Support 

Overview of the services, resources, and search tools available to Virtual Campus students from the Libraries' web site.  (Fall 2013 - Some visuals are different due to the implementation of EBSCO Discovery Service.)

What Is A Research Study? 

 Learn to identify articles based on research.

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   Last Updated: September, 2013

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