Skill 24: Use Library Holdings

The skill Use Library Holdings is defined as searching through archives, databases and records for information on a topic relative to an area of research or interest.

Game Changers:

  • Spend some time in the library learning what information is available from hard copy resources to Internet databases.
  • Ask your librarian questions about sources when working on a research project.

Useful Web Links

Library Catalog Tutorial – Three steps and tutorials to using a library catalog.

Learning to Research in the Library – Quick tips and tools to making researching in the library easier.

Useful Video Links

Why Use Library Resources?

Video 3Locating Materials in the Library