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Tutorials

Develop your research skills with our self-paced online tutorials. For support integrating a tutorial into your class, please contact us at asktulibrary@temple.edu.

Topics:


Using the Library Website

 

intro screen for Library Search tutorial

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This brief, five-minute tutorial highlights several useful resources on the Temple University Libraries website, including:

  • Library Search and other databases

  • Research Guides

  • Ways to get help

Download the transcript

 


Introduction to Sources

 

Screenshot from tutorial on understanding sources

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Objectives:

  • Recognize different source types
  • Identify sources through the information life cycle

 


Sources: Aspects, Types, and Uses

 

Screenshot from tutorial on aspects of a source

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Objectives:

  • Recognize characteristics of different source types
  • Assess authority and relevance of sources
  • Categorize how sources are used

 


Research Process

 

Screenshot from tutorial on the research process

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Objectives:

  • Outline the steps within the research process