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Tutorials: Finding and Accessing Library Resources

This infoguide provides tutorials on how to navigate our Pepperdine Libraries website as well as how to use some of Pepperdine Libraries' valuable online resources.

Training Tutorials

This infoguide page provides tutorials on how to find and access resources on the Pepperdine Libraries website. The boxes listed below give a brief description of each resource as well as a detailed PDF tutorial on how to use the resources. For step by step instructions, please click the drop-down menu on the Finding and Accessing Library Resources and Library Services tabs.

How to Find and Navigate Infoguides

Infoguides are helpful guides created by librarians to curate knowledge and share information for classes, subjects, or resources. The screen capture tutorial provides a concise but thorough blueprint of how to find and utilize infoguides. 

* To access the video tutorial and step by step instructions please see the drop-down menu titled; Finding and Accessing Library Resources. Then click on How to Find and Navigate Infoguides. 

How to Request a Interlibrary Loan Item

This tutorial teaches patrons how to order an item not owned by Pepperdine libraries using Interlibrary Loan. Interlibrary loan is a service whereby a patron of one library can borrow books, DVDs, music, etc. and/or receive photocopies of documents that are owned by another library.    

* To access the video tutorial and step by step instructions please see the drop-down menu titled; Finding and Accessing Library Resources. Then click on How to Request an Interlibrary Loan Item.

How to Find Databases and E-Resources

Linked below is a screen capture tutorial on how to find databases and e-resources using our Pepperdine Libraries website. These tutorials provide a brief but in-depth look at how to navigate the Pepperdine libraries website to find valuable e-resources effectively. 

* To access the video tutorial and step by step instructions please see the drop-down menu titled; Finding and Accessing Library Resources. Then click on How to Find Databases and E-Resources.

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How to Search for E-Books

The screen capture tutorial provided below teaches patrons how to search for e-books on our Pepperdine Libraries website. There are many pros to e-books such as they are instant, there is no need to travel to receive them, they're easy to carry, and many of them are searchable.  

* To access the video tutorial and step by step instructions please see the drop-down menu titled; Finding and Accessing Library Resources. Then click on How to Find E-Books.

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