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ONLINE LIBRARY ORIENTATION

Online Orientation

These modules are intended to introduce Tusculum College students to some of the library’s online resources. For further instruction or assistance in using any of the library resources, please contact the library via email, phone or visit us in person. A library staff member looks forward to assisting you!

  • Greeneville, Morristown, Tri-Cities: 1-800-729-0256 ext. 5320 or 423-636-7320; library@tusculum.edu
  • Knoxville: 1-800-729-0116 ext 5035 or 865-693-1177 ext. 5035; tcknoxlib@tusculum.edu
Catalog

Accessing & Searching the Catalogan overview of the library’s online catalog to find books and audio/visual materials. For guides on how to download e-books, check out our guide on how to access & checkout e-books

Databases

Accessing & Using ProQuest Central: an overview of ProQuest Central, including how to access and perform searches using the database.

Accessing & Using InfoTrac I: an overview of how to access and perform a basic search using InfoTrac I.

Accessing & Using EBSCOhost Web: provides an overview of EBSCOhost Web, how to access individual databases within it and how to perform basic searches.

Plagiarism

Plagiarism: this tutorial, courtesy of Dr. Jeff Burleson, defines what plagiarism is, gives examples of types of plagiarism and how to recognize it. We also have links to a number of resources that explain what plagiarism is and how to avoid it on our Plagiarism Tutorials page.

If you have suggestions for future online tutorials, please contact Crystal Johnson (cjohnson@tusculum.edu).