Self-service, self-paced Library Lessons

Text-Based Tutorials

E-Z Borrow

Using E-Z Borrow to request books from other Pennsylvania libraries.

Google Scholar

Basics of using Google Scholar to locate scholarly research resources and linking to the full-text available through the Libraries' collections.


Managing InterLibrary Loan requests for books and periodical articles.

Journals/Magazines A-Z

Using "Journals/Magazines A-Z" to determine if the Libraries have immediate access to any given periodical article.

Library Login

Logging into electronic library resources and services.

Renewing Books Online

Renewing materials that you have checked out.

Video Tutorials

Note: Microsoft Silverlight Player is required to view the video tutorials.

Evaluating Websites

Tips to determine the credibility of a website as a research resource.

Find Articles In Academic Search Complete

How to narrow your search to get specific results.

Finding "Good" Sources

Introduction to "Scholarly" or "Peer-Reviewed" Journals.

Google Search Tips

Tips for searching using the Google engine.

Select A Topic

Tips to begin writing a research paper.

Clarion Online Support

Overview of the services, resources, and search tools available to Clarion Online students on the Libraries' web site.

What Is A Research Study?

Learn to identify articles based on research.



Last Updated 3/4/20