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WSULS Instruction

Videos and tutorials from the WSU Library System Instruction team

Advanced: Searching CINAHL

August 1st, 2010

This video shows you how to narrow your search results using advanced search techniques in the CINAHL database.

Library Guide to Nursing
Also see: Using CINAHL MeSH Headings

Advanced: Searching Web of Science

August 1st, 2010

Learn to use advanced searching techniques in the Web of Science database, including applying limits, narrowing by category, and using the locate related articles function.

Also see: Web of Science Video Tutorials and Web of Science Quick Reference Card.

Advanced: Searching PubMed@Wayne

August 1st, 2010

This video demonstrates how to use advanced search techniques in PubMed@Wayne to apply limits to your search and find related articles.

Get more videos and help from Online Training for PubMed from the National Library of Medicine.

Advanced: Searching Engineering Village

August 1st, 2010

Advanced Search Features in Engineering Village, including applying limits, narrowing results, and using the locate related articles function.

Library Guide for Engineering

Introduction: Searching Google Scholar

July 1st, 2010

This video will show you how to access and search Google Scholar from the library homepage, and how to link to and order full-text from Wayne State.

Using Keywords and Subject Headings Effectively in Searching

May 21st, 2010


This video will demonstrate how to identify and use keywords in searching a database or search engine, and how to identify and use subject headings and descriptors when searching a database.

Using Connectors in Searching: AND, OR, NOT

May 21st, 2010

This video demonstrates how the connectors (Boolean operators) AND, OR, NOT can be used in searching the catalog, a database, or a search engine.