Academic Honesty
Publication Types
Finding Books
Finding Articles
Evaluating Sources
Citing Sources
Keeping Current
Privacy and Social Media
Biofilms
Neurosciences
Smart Energy
Biomedical Engineering
Image and Acoustic Signals
Molecular and Biomedical Anthropology
Biomedical Chemistry
BioGeoChemistry
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Academic Honesty

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This module will describe plagiarism and academic integrity, and illustrate the circumstances when a citation is needed.

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Publication Types

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This module will illustrate the publication and research cycle, different types of scholarly sources, and how to identify and find primary and secondary sources, and qualitative and quantitative sources.

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Finding Books

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This module demonstrates how to use the Library Catalog to find books.

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Finding Articles

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This module demonstrates how to use library databases and formulate a search strategy to find sources appropriate for college research papers.

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Evaluating Sources

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This module shows how to critically look at web pages, books and articles to evaluate their credibility.

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Citing Sources

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This module describes the importance of managing your sources, tools that can be used to manage your sources, and the parts of a citation.

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Keeping Current

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This module explores different ways to monitor news and published information using Google Reader, RSS Feeds, and Table of Contents alerts.

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Privacy and Social Media

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This module includes ways to check your privacy settings in popular online social sites, be aware of phishing scams for personal information, and tips about your online presence to potential employers.

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Biofilms

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This module includes ways to find general information about biofilms, identify and locate texts that cover biofilms and ways to find and access research articles on biofilms using journals and databases.

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Neurosciences

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In this module you will learn about: databases used to find articles about neuroscience, search strategies using Find It!, professional organizations and mobile apps for research.

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Smart Energy

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In this module you will learn about finding general information on smart energy, locating journal articles on smart energy, search strategy advice, and chemical structure drawing tools.

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Biomedical Engineering

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In this tutorial you will learn how to find information on key research topics in biomedical engineering, how to identify and locate texts, and how to find and access research articles from key journals.

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Image and Acoustic Signals Analysis

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In this tutorial you will learn how to find information about image and acoustic signals analysis, how to identify texts, how to use databases to find and access research articles, and how to use computing resources available in the Libraries' Information Commons.

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Molecular and Biomedical Anthropolog

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In this tutorial you will learn how to access the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) site, Use Pubmed for research, and Use the Libraries website to find databases.

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Biomedical Chemistry

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In this tutorial you will learn about finding information on biomedical chemistry, locating journal articles, gain advice for search strategies, and learn about chemical structure drawing tools.

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BioGeoChemistry

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In this tutorial you will learn how to find information resources for biogeochemistry by using library databases to find articles, the Catalog to find books, as well as additional research options and help.


Welcome to the Binghamton University Libraries Tutorials!
This suite of tutorials have been designed to introduce students to research practices and to help students understand information resources available to them, both in the library and online.

The preferred web browser to view these tutorials is FireFox, however, they will also work in Internet Explorer, Chrome and Safari. Do not use Internet Explorer 9.

Each page has audio and text. Consider using headphones to listen to the audio if you are in a noisy or public space. The audio should automatically start but if it doesn't you can push the play button on the audio controller. To view the text, hover your mouse over the document icon.

You will require Quicktime on your computer for the audio to play.

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Last Updated: 8/17/15