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Research How: Information Literacy Toolbox: YouTube Video Tutorials

Find tutorials on navigating the library website, resources for your research journey through searching, evaluating, & citing, and subject specific guides & databases



                            Finding articles in the discovery search

Starting your research

Interlibrary Loan

Navigating the new system

Finding books & videos in the catalog

FIU Libraries: Introduction to the FIU Libraries website

Learn about the FIU Libraries website, how to log in for off-campus access, and how to access chat and FAQ options to empower your research experience.

FIU Libraries: Searching the FIU Libraries Discovery search tool

Learn how to use Discovery search to find a wide range of resources available through the FIU Libraries and use Limiters to refine your search results.

FIU Libraries: How to login to your FIU Libraries library account and perks!

Learn how to login to your Library account from the library homepage and/or search page, access your library card, check your loans, and find your favorites, save results to favorites using the pin option, & access previous searches.

FIU Libraries: About "Getting Started with the FIU Libraries Search

Whether you're new to FIU or want to improve your library research skills, this series is for you.

FIU Libraries: Research: Start

Where should you go to begin your research? What are some good general databases to use? Where can I go to develop my topic a little more? Let us introduce you to the FIU Libraries' Research: Start portal!

FIU Libraries: The Find Menu

Is there another place I can go to find the database list or other kinds of materials for my research? How do I find out which subject librarian I should contact? Where can I find the option to run advanced searches? Follow along as an FIU Librarian shows you how to find these options and more!

FIU Libraries: FIU Libraries Discovery vs. Catalog search

Learn the difference between the Discovery and Catalog search options and when to use one over the other.

FIU Libraries: Searching the FIU Libraries Catalog

Learn how to search the Catalog to find books, ebooks, audio, and videos available at the FIU Libraries (including physical and online resources) and use Limiters to refine results by location and item type.

FIU Libraries: Access From Home

You can access digital library content from home! Just log into our home access portal using your FIU username and password and you'll be ready to read, watch, listen, and learn right from the comfort of your home.

FIU Libraries: Searching for a Database at the FIU Libraries

Learn how to search Discovery to find a Database by name or access the A-Z list on the FIU Libraries website.

FIU Libraries: Searching for Streaming Videos at the FIU Libraries

Learn how to search the FIU Libraries Catalog to find streaming videos.

FIU Libraries: Interlibrary Loan

What if FIU Libraries doesn't have the material I need? Where do I go to request an article or book from a different institution? In this video, a librarian will show you where you can initiate an interlibrary loan request.