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Library Tutorials & Webinars

Explore the library and various ways to use the library to enhance your research abilities with video tutorials, printable handouts, and webinars.

Research Databases at GSU Library - Full Version


Research Databases at GSU Library - Short Version


Research Databases playlist

DISCOVER tool handout

The DISCOVER tool is that big search box on the GALILEO homepage. Use it to search many (but not all) GALILEO databases, e-book collections, and the GIL-Find@ GPC catalog.

Journals A-Z: How to find an article when you have the Citation

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

You can search Google Scholar for "Full Text @ GSU" off-campus.

  1. Go to Google Scholar (log in to a Google/Gmail account)
  2. Click on the top left button 
  3. Click "Settings"
  4. Click "Library Links"
  5. Search for "Georgia State University"
  6. Select GSU and Save

Database How-to links to videos

​Searching specific databases gives you more powerful search tools and often gives you better results than searching in DISCOVER. Here are videos, websites, and printable pdfs to help you learn to use them.