Effective Search Strategies

Online Research: Tips for Effective Search Strategies (3 minutes)


How to use AND, OR,  NOT,    “     “    ,     *    for more effective searching. This is useful on the internet, Google and other on-line search engines.

Peer Review

(3 Minutes)

How do articles get peer reviewed? What role does peer review play in scholarly research and publication? This video will explain.

Study Help: Scholarly Sources Explained

(2.5 minutes)

Tips on how to identify scholarly or academic resources for use in your assignments.

Popular magazines vs Scholarly Journals

(2.5 minutes)

This short video quickly explains the differences between a popular magazine and a scholarly journal, and shows how they can easily be distinguished.

(7 minutes)

Learn why you should always evaluate the websites you use and an easy way to evaluate them.