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Online Tutorials

These instructional videos cover many different topics relating to research and many are less than 2 minutes long.

Finding books and articles

Finding books

Novanet - new interface
    Basic Search (screen captures only)
Novanet Classic
    Basic Search
    Advanced Search
    Finding eBooks
    How to read a call number (a little more in-depth)
    How to print, save, or export your Novanet search results

Finding articles

Finding journals
Citation Linker
Get it @ Dal
Scientific journal literature

Citing & Writing  

Anatomy of an APA citation
APA format (6th edition):
    Fonts & Margins
    Spacing
    Title page
Paraphrasing
Writing a research paper
    Part 1
    Part 2
RefWorks
    Introduction to RefWorks
    Creating in-text citations with RefWorks
    Importing PubMed records
    Exporting from RefWorks to Excel
Persistent URLs
    What are they?
    How to make one