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Database Searching: Home

How to use the key Online Databases offered by the library


This guide introduces users to the essentials of database searching. The Search Techniques and Tips section covers the use of fields, limiters, Boolean operators, and other elements of searching. The guide also provides helpful descriptions and tutorials for our most frequently used databases.

Research Assistance


Research assistance can be obtained by our OU Librarians on a consultation basis.

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Danielle O'Barto
Gangwish Library
Ottawa University
1001 S. Cedar St.
Ottawa, KS 66067