Frequently Asked Questions

Find what you need in our searchable FAQ.

How do I use Academic Search Complete (or other library search tools)?


General tips for searching the Library's databases are available in the very brief tutorials Basic Article Database Searching and Advanced Article Database Searching.

Most of the Library's subscription databases offer search tips unique to each product. Once in a database look for the link that reads 'Help' for detailed information on basic searching, advanced searching, and search limits. For a complete alphabetical list of the Library's search databases, see Databases & Online Collections.