Library Tutorials

Use these videos to learn how to use UNF's Thomas G. Carpenter Library's resources and services, and tips for research and citing.

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Browse the tutorials to learn about the Thomas G. Carpenter Library's resources and research tips.

Using the table, click the thumbnail or title to link to the video. Each video is closed captioned; if you do not automatically see captions when the video begins, look to the bottom right corner for the Closed Captioning symbol symbol to turn captions on or off.

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Searching

Table of available library tutorials to help with research

Basic Searching in OneSearch

  • How to find OneSearch
  • Benefits of using
  • Searching basics
  • Tweaking to find better resources
  • Saving with confidence

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Advanced Searching in OneSearch

  • How to get to advanced OneSearch
  • Using multiple search terms
  • Boolean operators
  • Saving searches and sources
  • Cited references

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How to Develop a Good Topic

  • What makes a good research topic
  • Doing background research
  • Develop a specific and relevant research topic

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How to Read a Scholarly Article

  • Parts of a scholarly article
  • Strategies for reading an article
  • Time saving tips

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Troubleshooting for UNF Library Resources

  • How to sign in for library resources
  • Where to click to get a resource
  • Website browser issues
  • Wifi network issues

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Citation

How to use the Citation Tool in OneSearch

  • Find the citation button in OneSearch
  • Transfer the citation to a Word document
  • Check for errors in the citation
  • Provides an example of editing for APA style

How to use the citation tool in OneSearch video. Click to open.

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Subject Specific Tutorials

Introduction to Health Library Resources

  • Health Databases
  • Library Guides

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