EBSCOhost Tutorial by 9S760l

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									GALILEO Tutorial
 EBSCOhost Search Basics


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                                                                           July 2008
EBSCOhost provides :
 A collection of databases developed and
  provided by EBSCO and licensed to
  GALILEO for your use
 Access to the full text of thousands of
  magazines, journals, books, and pamphlets in
  many different fields
 Indexing and abstracting of thousands of
  other titles
 Basic and advanced search tools that are
  both powerful and easy to use
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      From the Library’s Web page,
      Click on the link to GALILEO.




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    From the GALILEO page, click the
    “Databases A-Z” tab.




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                                                               Type “ebscohost” in the Find Databases
                                                               search box and click the “Find Database”
                                                               button.
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Select the database you want to search from the list.
“EBSCOhost Search” lets you search 30 full-text
databases at one time.




                                   Click on “more >>” to find out more
                                   about a particular database.


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                                        Type in your search terms
                                        and press the “Search”
                                        button.




All EBSCOhost databases use the same search interface.




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           We will search for articles
           on teen suicide




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                                 If you misspell your search term,
                                 EBSCOhost will help you correct it.




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Our search returned 613 articles.




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                                                                                     We can also e-mail
                                                                                     the article to ourselves
We can print the article or save it to a                                             or to someone else.
flash drive.




                                                         This is a PDF Full Text article. It is an
                                                         image of the article as it was originally
                                                         published.


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Use the “Result List” link to return to
the list of articles.




                                                            PDF Full Text articles show the
                                                            graphics and photos as they
                                                            originally appeared in the article.

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                                                       We can print, e-mail or save this article
                                                       to a flash drive.
HTML Full Text shows the article as a
Web page.

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Use the “Result List” link to return to
the list of articles.



                                                   HTML Full Text articles seldom
                                                   include graphics or photos.


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“Choose Databases” lets us choose other EBSCOhost Databases
to search instead of or in addition to our current choice.




              Or, we can modify our search and run it again.



                   EBSCOhost suggests other subjects that may help,
                   if our search results are not satisfactory.

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Central Georgia Tech’s collection of EBSCOhost databases has been
customized to best meet the needs of our students and faculty. Through
GALILEO, we have access to 45 databases covering a wide variety of
subject areas.




                    Click “More Information” for a detailed
                    description of the database.

Click “Title List” for a complete list of the titles included in the
database.


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For further information :
 The Library staff are ready to help. Please
  ask.
 See our presentation on using ProQuest as
  well.
 Please e-mail library@centralgatech.edu and
  let us know how we can improve these
  tutorials to better serve your needs.
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  presentation.
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