How To Videos

Library Services: demonstrations of specific library services.

Library Catalog and tools - use the demos to discover multiple uses of the catalog.

  • Library Catalog (2:50 min)
    This demo shows you how to use the catalog to find books, videos, sound recordings, etc. that are in the library and links to e-books other electronic items that are online.

  • Renew books online (71 sec)
    How to renew books and other library items online. 
    NOTE: if item is overdue, you cannot renew online. 

  • Requesting titles from other libraries (2 min)
    Interlibrary Loan - How to request books/videos, etc from other libraries

  • Finding NSU Graduate Papers (60 sec)
    How to find NSU/NSC graduate papers in the library.

Company reports (three resources) - use all three to get a good overview of a corporation.

  • Business Source Complete (2 min)
    Company profiles from DataMonitor and Life Sciences Analytics.  The reports include: Company history, Descriptions, SWOT analysis, Subsidiaries, Top competitors, NAICS/SIC, etc.

  • Factiva (2 min)
    Company overview, News, Financial Info, Key Ratios, Current Stock activity, top competitors (peers), NAICS/SIC, etc.

  • Lexis-Nexis Academic (2:30 min)
    Company profiles from multiple sources (e.g. Hoover's, SunGard).  The reports include: Company description, Financial Info, Current News, Subsidiaries, NAICS/SIC, etc.

Databases and database tools - demos of databases and their useful tools.