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Using Databases From Home
Citations: Why and How?
Learn what a citation is and why you need to cite your sources.
Using And, Or, and Not
Quick introduction to using And, Or, and Not in your searches to broaden and narrow results.
Database Searching Tips
Quick search tips to help you get the most out of searching.
Finding a Book by Title
Quick introduction to doing a title search in our catalog
Finding Biographical Info
Introduction to finding biographical information in databases.
Finding Empirical Studies
Peer Review in 5 Minutes
Online Library Services
If you're new to Dowling College, this is a quick introduction to finding the different resources on our website and getting access to them.
Download Book Chapters
How to download book chapters using ebrary ebooks.
Download ebrary Books
How to download entire books from ebrary.
Video demonstrates catalog enhancements that give you more information about each item.
Using Full Text Options at Dowling
How do I . . .
Ask a Librarian
Cite a Source
Find a DOI
Get a Dissertation
Get the Full Text of an Article
Read QR Codes
Read a Call Number
Use Boolean Operators
Use the Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature
Last updated November 7, 2012 by
Laura Pope Robbins
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