Find and Access Information
- Developing a Topic and Generating Search Terms
Highlights resources to help topic development and provides a matrix to guide search-term brainstorming.
- Google Scholar
Describes the utility of Google Scholar and provides instructions on its use, including how to modify your Google Scholar settings to take advantage of the Library Links Program.
- Google Search Tips & Modifiers
Provides tips on Google-specific search modifiers to refine searches and get the best results. Created by Google.
- Scholarly Articles: What to expect
Learn about the kinds of information provided in scholarly articles, how to find them and weave them into a project.
- Find Articles in Academic Search Premier
Demonstrates how to find articles in Academic Search Premier, a Lane Library database with scholarly material.
- Generating Search Terms
Generate effective search terms for Internet or database searching.
- What is a Library Database?
Learn what sort of information you might find in library databases and understand when to use them appropriately for research.