WSULS Instruction

Videos and tutorials from the WSU Library System Instruction team

2-minute Videos

Advanced: Searching Engineering Village

Sunday, 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 to Searching Google Scholar

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

In this video, you will learn what is available through Google Scholar, 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

Friday, 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

Friday, 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.