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Tutorials and User Guides for selected databases

Each database is unique in how it provides you with relevant information. These tutorials are from the vendors. They will  enable you get familiar with the database, help you improve your search experience and also make you aware of other useful features offered by the database. 

  • Agora
    You will find the handout on how to use Agora very useful.
  • Bio One
    Includes user guides in PDF that can that be downloaded and video tutorials that may be watched online. topics covered include basic search, advanced search, creating a BioOne account and FAQs.
  • JSTOR video tutorials
    Provides short videos teaching you how to use JSTOR and showing you the different features available to you on the platform. Topics include Keeping up:alert in JSTOR, advance searching, how to search JSTOR,
  • Online Access to Research on the Environment (OARE)
    Training modules on how to open journals and download full text articles and how to search databases.
  • Science Direct
    Includes tutorials on registering & logging in, performing an advanced search, reviewing search results, reviewing documents, browsing publications, using alerts and personalizing your settings.
  • Taylor & Francis
    Has a variety of video tutorials. Tutorials cover the following topics article features, author features, home page, search, pairing instructions (mobile devices)
  • Using JSTOR
    Offers detailed instruction on how to use the following JSTOR features: MY JSTOR, JSTOR Content, Search Help

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