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Tutorials and Guides

Boolean Operators

         Learn effective searching use Boolean operators AND, OR, NOT.

Citing Sources

Links to different citation style help guides and citation builders.

Getting Started on Research

The John Spellman Library at Grays Harbor College has many resources to help students with their class assignments. This guide should help you get started on finding some of what's available.

Google Research Made Easy

Advanced Searching in Google from the University of California, Berkeley Library.

IRIS Tutorial: Information and Research Instruction Suite for 2-year Colleges

Research can be confusing. Sometimes you need a little help to learn how to research efficiently and effectively. You may not want to work through long lessons for a simple answer.

Use IRIS to focus on what you need to know right nowThe IRIS tutorial includes the A.S.P.E.C.T. evaluation criteria.

Keyword Searching

            Generating keywords and search terms. Improve your strategy by using the best possible search terms.

Microsoft Imagine Academy

Imagine Academy offers free, online, self-paced courses for learning Microsoft software. Word, Excel, Access, Windows, and more! These courses are often used to study for tests leading to certificates such as Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) that can lead to career opportunities.

Mind map searching from Credo Reference

"Use our brainstorming tool to find related terms and expand your search."

Presenting Your Work

         Our Media Services department can help you with Power  Point, film editing and more!

Research Guide for the Critical Thinker- from SIRS

A step-by-step guide for structuring your ideas, thesis and sources.

Writing Your Paper

The Writing Center can assist you with any type of writing assignment.


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