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OneSearch (database instruction)

OneSearch allows you to search the Library's books, journals, DVDs, databases and media collection all at the same time. This guide will give you an introduction to everything you need to know.


Tutorial Videos

These quick, 2-minute videos will give you a brief introduction to OneSearch, for a more in-depth lesson please check out the OneSearch Lunch & Learn Session. 


1. My Account (1:42, CC) 

Signing in and accessing your library account to renew your items.

2. Basic search (2:49, CC) 

Do a basic search in OneSearch.

3. Advanced search (2:09, CC) 

Try using some advanced features to improve your results.

4. Refining search results (2:39, CC) 

Apply filters to your advanced search to refine your results.

5. Using pins (1:51, CC) 

Learn how to take advantage of Pins to save your results and searches.

6. Search for a peer-reviewed article (2:14, CC) 

Apply what you have learned to search for a peer-reviewed article.

7. Search for a video (1:39, CC) 

Apply what you have learned to search for a video.