How-To Videos

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Choose a Topic or Begin Your Research with the Opposing Viewpoints Research Center (4:14)

How do I explore my topic with the Opposing Viewpoints Research Center?

The following video describes how you can find paper or speech topic ideas or begin research on a topic using the Opposing Viewpoints Research Center (OU-Athens log in only). If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. This video is released under Creative Commons license. You are welcome to […]

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Find Articles in America’s Newspapers

How do I Find Articles in America’s Newspapers?

The America’s Newspapers database offers an easy-to-use interface for finding US and Ohio newspaper articles. If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. This video is released under Creative Commons license. You are welcome to use, redistribute, or remix it in any way you like, as long as you […]

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How do I Find a Book in Alden?

How do I Find a Book in Alden Library?

This video shows you how to find a book in ALICE, then how to go find it on the shelf in Alden Library. If you already have the call number in hand, the video below walks you through finding the book in the stacks.  If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the […]

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How Do I Find a Book When I Have a Title?

How Do I Find a Book When I Have a Title?

If you know the title of the book you need, you can search by that title in ALICE, the library catalog. This video also shows you how to request the book from OhioLINK if it’s not available from the Ohio University Libraries.  If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from […]

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How do I find articles with Google Scholar?

How do I find articles with Google Scholar?

If you’re on campus Google Scholar will search OU Libraries databases automatically – look for “Find It! @ OHIO University” options by article titles. These articles will be available to you free of charge, courtesy of the Ohio University Libraries and OhioLINK. If you’re off campus, you can set the Library Links section of your Google […]

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How Do I Find Statistics with the Statista Webite

How Do I Find Statistics with the Statista Website

The Libraries subscribes to Statista, a searchable website of statistics on a huge variety of topics. This video shows you how to find and use the statistics available from Statista.  If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. This video is released under Creative Commons license. You are welcome […]

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How do I Search Ohio News Sources in Lexis Nexis?

The following video shows you how to search Ohio news sources in the Lexis Nexis database. If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. Text directions for searching Ohio news sources in Lexis Nexis:

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How do I Request an Article Through Document Delivery ?

This video demonstrates how to request an article using the OU Libraries’ Document Delivery Service: If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube.

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How do I save an article I have found?

How do I save an article I have found?

If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. Text directions for saving articles:

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How do I Search Radio and TV Broadcast Transcripts in Lexis Nexis?

How do I Search Radio and TV Broadcast Transcripts in Lexis Nexis?

This video shows how to search TV and radio broadcasts in Lexis Nexis. If you are unable to view this video, try accessing the video from YouTube. Text directions for searching radio and television broadcasts in Lexis Nexis.