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Where to Start Your Research

OneSearch Tutorials

OneSearch allows you to search across all CSU library resources.

Need help using OneSearch? Try the step-by-step 'What Is OneSearch' tutorial or view the 'Using OneSearch' video.

As always, contact us if you need more help!


Source Types

Background Information

Google See our guide to using Google for tips & tricks as you search
Wikipedia Check the reference list and bibliography on any Wikipedia article for more sources
Encyclopedias & Reference Books Find background info across all subject areas

Books, articles, and additional sources

OneSearch Search books, articles, journals, databases, and e-books all at once
Databases by Subject Narrow your search to a specific discipline
CSU Catalog Find materials that are located here in the CSU LIbrary (e-books as well)
PASCAL Search academic libraries throughout South Carolina
Google Scholar Search scholarly literature across a variety of disciplines


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