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Library Orientation : Tutorials
Short tutorials on how to find articles books, and more.
Library Orientation Presentations
Research and Information Literacy
Last Updated Oct 10, 2019
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MCC Discovery Search: Making Life Easier
Learn how to use Discovery Search to find library resources for your topic with only one search.
How to Find Books
The MCC Library provides access to hard books in the library and electronic books to be read online. This tutorial will quickly show you where to go on the library web site to search for hard copy and electronic books.
How to Find Articles from Newspapers
Using the online databases from the MCC Library, you can also search for articles from newspapers.
What are Databases and Why You Need Them?
Created by the Yavapai College Libraries, this video explains why using library databases will provide better results for your research projects than using a search engine like Google.
What are Research Guides?
This short PowerPoint explains Research Guides and how they help you find the appropriate resources for your topic.
What is a Scholarly/Peer Reviewed Article and How Do I Find One?
This short video will explain what peer reviewed articles are and how to find them.
Library Orientation Video Tutorials
This system provided by the MCC Library, searches most of our databases and the online catalog at one time. View a basic and advanced search demonstration in this video tutorial.
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Searching for Books from the MCC Library
This tutorial will show you where to find hard copy and electronic books provided by the MCC Library. For best results, view in HD mode.
Searching for Books from the MCC Library (with captions)
How to Find Articles from Newspapers and News Sources
Using the online databases from the MCC Library, you can also search for articles from newspapers. For best results, view in HD.
How to Find Articles from Newspapers and News Sources (with captions)
Sep 16, 2019 6:50 PM
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