Welcome to the Online Searching LibGuide where you will learn how to search the Library Catalog, Databases, and the Internet.
There are four main types of searches. Each has its strength and weaknesses.
Almost any format can be found online. Use the right tool to find the right format.
Library Catalog - Finds traditional books and media. Also those eBooks owned by the library. Does not find eBook subscriptions, streamng media, articles or websites.
OneSearch - Searches most databases, eBooks, streaming media AND the Library Catalog in one search.
Databases - Best for Articles, but there are specialized databases for every format.
Recommended Web Sites - A collection of thousands of web sites selected by your professors and the librarians.