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Tutorials: Library Search Engine Tutorials

A curated collection of videos and interactive tutorials intended to help patrons better navigate the library and all its resources.

Library Management System Overview

This three-minute video highlights major changes to the library's search interface made during the summer of 2019.

My Account & My Favorites

This short video shows how (and why) to log in to your account on our new library system. Learn how to check your account history, renew books, and save both searches and sources for later review.

Interlibrary Loan for Books

Finding a Book in Van Wagenen Library

Search Results Icon Key

When scrolling through search results, you'll notice lots of small icons associated with the items you've found. These are links to several handy features of our library management system. Here's what those icons mean:

explanation of small icons next to items listed in search results

Creating a Permalink to Share

This video shows how to generate a permalink that allows you to share password-protected database content with authorized users.

Interlibrary Loan for Articles

Finding an article