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USM Research Skills Tutorials: Finding Books (Advanced)

Subject Searching in URSUS

Learning Objective - Finding Books (Advanced)

After watching the following video by Kim Moody, Professor of Nursing at USM, continue with the videos below.

These videos and resources will help the student to make a selection among URSUS, MaineCat, and WorldCat that is appropriate for their information needs and to articulate the reasons for their choice. They will be able to effectively modify the search in order to narrow and broaden the results.

Instructional Video - Finding Books (Advanced)

Please watch all the videos below in order. A quiz follows.

MaineCat

WorldCat