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Hello! The videos on this page are designed for use in FYS courses, but of course can be viewed by any student who's new to Austin College and Abell Library (or anyone who may require a quick refresher)! They are arranged as a sequence, but may be viewed individually as needed. You may also access these videos via this showcase as well as view all our videos on Vimeo.

If you have questions or issues with accessing or viewing this content, please contact Farren Benvenuti or Andrew Smith.

Covers how to find us, how to get help, getting started with using the library and its website

Covers basic keyword searching for information sources through the library's website

Covers identifying books in a search and how to get them

Covers identifying articles in a search and how to access them

Covers searching for a specific book or article by title, author, etc.

Covers searching with multiple keywords, utilizing related terms or synonyms as search terms

Covers Boolean searching, utilizing limiters to filter search results

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