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Video Tutorials

Contents of this guide

These videos go over research concepts and skills that the library recommends for your BlackBoard course - use them in class, or assign your students to watch them before class. 

Remote Access

Overview : College Level Research at UALR (2:23 Minutes)

How to use the Library Online Catalog (5:34 min.)

The library online catalog allows you to search for books, ebooks, journals, DVDs/CDs, and many more materials the Ottenheimer Library has in its collections.

Basic Quick Search for Popular and Scholarly Articles (4.5 Minutes)

Journals v. Databases (17:37 min)

Google Search Tips (7:11 Minutes)

Google Scholar Tips (6:38 Minutes)

How to use ARKLink (4:07 min.)

ARKLink is a reciprocal borrowing program between college and university libraries within the state of Arkansas. Ottenheimer Library’s participation in ARKLink allows UALR students, faculty, and staff to physically go to other college and university libraries and borrow materials directly from them. Watch the video to find out more.