How To Videos
Library Services: demonstrations of specific library services.
Off-campus access (49 sec)
How to login to the library databases and resources from off-campus.
Getting articles from other databases or libraries (2 min)
Discover how to use the SFX icons:
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.
CQ Researcher (2:40 min)
This demo shows how to use the CQ Researcher, a database of objective reports on current national topics.
Credo Reference: Concept Map tool (2:14 min)
This demo shows how to use the concept map tool in Credo Reference. It is a useful tool when you are explore topics for a paper or speech.
EBSCO databases - social networks (2:30 min)
This demo shows how to save links to article found in EBSCO databases using Facebook, Delicious and other social networks.
EBSCO databases - citing articles (30 sec.)
This demo shows how to get article citations in multiple styles from EBSCO databases (e.g. Academic Search Complete, Business Source Complete.
Gale Virtual Reference Library (2:40 min)
This demo shows how to use GVRL, a database of encyclopedia and other reference materials.
Lexis-Nexis Statistical DataSets (2:40 min)
How to use this database to find and export data/statistics.
Introduction to NSM (35 sec.)
Download Solero Viewer (37 sec.)
Search NSM (2:30 min)
Introduction to NSM and the Solero Viewer
Download music and Solero Viewer (4:13 min)
How to download music from NSM and use the Solero Viewer