Empower – Learn how to identify your information need, search for information, evaluate sources, use information, and cite information.

PSC Library Handbook – Learn about the Library and how to find information


Introduction to Research

Searching for Information
Guide to Searching for Information

Finding Full-Text Articles with Citation
Guide to Finding Full-text articles with citations

Narrowing a Topic
Guide to Narrowing a Topic

Finding a Dissertation or Thesis
Guide to Finding a Dissertation or Thesis

Broadening a Topic
Guide to Broadening a Topic

Selecting Words to Use in Searches: Lexipedia or Visuwords

Type of Sources


Evaluating Information

C.A.A.R.P. Test
Guide to Evaluating Sources

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Accessing EBSCO from Off-Campus (PDF) – Created by the School of Professional Studies


 Using the Library