Focusing Research Questions
In this video, you will learn how to take a broad research topic and transform it into a focused research question. This step is important in the research process as it aids the researcher in identifying the question they are trying to answer through the search for information.
How to Cross-search Databases Simultaneously
While it is not possible to search all of the library’s hundreds of databases at once, it is possible to simultaneously search within multiple databases from the same provider. This video demonstrates how to cross-search databases from the EBSCOhost and ProQuest platforms.
Sage Research Methods Online – Introduction
SAGE Research Methods Online is a database that contains methods concepts to help researchers design research projects, understand particular methods, conduct their research, and write their findings.
Searching PsycINFO using Subjects
This video will demonstrate how to use advanced searching techniques, including searching by subject and using a database thesaurus, for the database PsycINFO.
Types of Periodicals
This video explains the differences between three types of periodicals: popular, trade, and scholarly.