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Research Help: online tutorial videos

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Instructors: Copy the text below and paste it into the "insert stuff" area in D2L to insert this guide into your D2L class.

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Watch a short video tutorial on embedding library research guides into D2L.

Library Introduction

An introduction to Booth Library for Online Students
Off-Campus Access to Resources

Access Booth Library Resources off-campus
Seeking Assistance

How to find help with your research at Booth Library
Finding Books

How to find and retrieve books in the Booth Library collection
E-Books How to find them
Book Delivery

How online students can have library material delivered
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

How to get an article by interlibrary loan
I-Share: How to request a book

How to request a book or media item using I-Share
America: History & Life

How to search and navigate America: History and Life
Historical Abstracts

How to search and navigate Historical Abstracts
Searching Project Muse

How to search Project Muse for articles
Searching JSTOR

How to search JSTOR for articles.
Finding Primary Sources

How to find Primary Sources
Historical Newspapers

How search historical Newspapers
Finding Sociology articles
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Google Scholar settings for EIU journals

Lean how to set up Google Scholar's "library links" so you can always access EIU's journal subscriptions on or off campus using Google Scholar.

Google Scholar settings for EIU journals


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Embed a Booth Library Research Guide in D2L

Help for Faculty

Business Resources
Finding Secondary Sources (science)
E-books: how to find them