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Library research quickstart guide: Tips for finding ONLINE books, articles, and primary sources

How-To Videos, tips and tricks, and exercises

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Use Articles+ to find articles with known citations

SearchWorks Articles + is particularly good for finding articles where you already know the citation.

You can search for an known article by title (using quotes is more efficient). Type the title of the article in the search box. You can select "Article title" from the search options. You can also choose to search "all fields" and put more information, such as author and journal title.

example entering title of an article in the title field of Searchworks Articles+

Spotlight at Stanford exhibits

Spotlight at Stanford is an application for showcasing digital content in easy-to-produce exhibits. The digital material in these exhibits can Students and faculty can actually build their own Spotlight exhibits using material available in the Stanford Digital Repository and elsewhere.  Here are some examples:

Digital collections from the Stanford Digital Repository

From the Searchworks home page, click the link that says DIGITAL COLLECTIONS.Digital Collections on Searchworks page