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Two Minute Tips: Researching

Quick tips for accessing and using library resources


Tips for using the library efficiently and effectively to do your research.

Introducing the New Library Search

What can you find using the MSU Libraries' new search box? 

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Find Full Text (from an article citation)

Have an article citation? This video will show you how to find full text through the library.

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Find MSU Dissertations & Theses

Find Dissertations or Theses written at Michigan State University.

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Library Catalog Tips (Find Books!)

Use these library catalog tips to find the best books for your project.

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Get Full-Text Articles (Find Text@MSU)

Tips for using Full Text@MSU for connected to the full text of articles from within library databases.

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