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Research guides

LIBRARY RESEARCH GUIDES
GUIDES & HANDOUTSRESEARCH TUTORIALSGARLAND LIBRARY TUTORIALS
See the Subject Guides for recommended databases and websites  on a variety of research topics.

Education Test Prep Guide for TC students preparing for the PRAXIS and entry into the Teacher Ed. program.

Global Business Information Resources Research guide to assist students in  BUSN342, BUSN346,  BUSN445, BUSN446 and MGMT 325.
Library Resources in Career Exploration, Resumé Writing, and Interviewing

Using PERIODlCAL Search to locate full text Journal Titles  in the Garland Library Research Databases

Finding the Full text of a  Specific Magazine or Journal Title

Copyright Library Guide:   Strongly recommended to faculty for consultation regarding the use of copyrighted materials and determining fair use.

College Research Tutorials Brought to you by your TC librarians and the Cooperative Library Instruction Project (CLIP) (http://www.infolit.org)

Deciphering your Assignment

Developing a Topic

Generating Search Terms

Popular versus Scholarly Sources

Primary and Secondary Sources

What is a Library database? 

Want to learn more?   Access to additional tutorials from  (CLIP) can be found here.

Western University has some wonderful videos on various research tips and tricks:

Developing Search Terms

The Peer Review Process

Western University Libraries YouTube Channel

NC State University also has some excellent video resources:

Beginning the Research Process

Understanding Scholarly Sources

Garland Library Online Orientation Modules  for the new student who would like a quick introduction to using library resources:

Accessing & Searching the Catalog:  an overview of the library’s online catalog to find books and audio/visual materials.

Accessing & Using Databases: an overview and example of using one of the TC Garland Library Research Databases to find articles from magazines and journals and other reference and information resources.

*These modules are intended to introduce Tusculum College students to some of the library 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 person looks forward to assisting you!

Greeneville, Morristown, Tricities: 
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

Locating Current Company Stock Prices using Standard and Poor’s Netadvantage  (Tutorial contains audio. Use computer with speakers or headphones )

Searching Strategies(beta) (PowerPoint Show- requires PPS viewer , MS Office PowerPoint 2003 or higher and speakers or headset for audio)