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Sierra College Home Updated: 11/17/14

Online Tutorials

Searchpath - an online information literacy tutorial
LibGuides - online research guides prepared by Sierra College librarians on a variety of subjects
ProQuest National Newspapers Basic Search
ProQuest National Newspapers Advanced Search
Using Artemis Literary Sources
Using EBSCO eBook Collection
Library Catalog Basic Search Tutorial on VoiceThread | transcript
Course Reserve Search
Requesting Books from Other Campus Libraries

ARTstor tutorials on YouTube
What is a Scholarly Journal Article? - YouTube video from University of Washington Libraries
Internet Detective: Wise up to the Web - from the Intute Virtual Training Suite
JSTOR tutorials
EBSCOhost Basic Search Tutorial

Research/Citation Styles

APA Citation Guide    pdf
Finding Library Materials on Controversial Topics  Word doc
Finding Primary Source Documents  Word doc
Journals vs. Magazines    Word doc
MLA Citation Guide - Online Resources    pdf
MLA Citation Guide - Print and Multimedia   Word doc

Dewey Decimal Classification System - from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library

Library Terms

Library Vocabulary   Word doc
What is a Call Number?