Database Vendor Guides

Most of our databases have search tips and assistance under their “Help” menu. If help information is not sufficient, feel free to Ask a Librarian »

The following links are resources that will take you away from the USF Library website.

AccuNet/AP Multimedia Archive
User guide for AccuNet/AP multimedia archive

CSA Illumina Database Searching Help Guide
Help guide to searching CSA Illumina Databases such as ERIC, Ageline, Medline, Agricola, and many more.

CQ Researcher Guide
CQ Researcher Online is both a tool for selecting a topic to research and a comprehensive resource for exploring that topic. This guide walks you through that process.

EBSCO Host Databases Help
Help information to EBSCO databases such as PsycInfo, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, etc.)

Proquest Database Search Tips
Offers search tips for Proquest databases such as ABI Inform, Proquest’s Dissertations Full-Text, Criminal Justice Periodicals, Ethnic Newswatch, and many others.

SciFinder Scholar
A resource guide to using SciFinder Scholar and instructions for accessing it through the Web version.

Wilson Omnifile Full Text Database Guide
Explains how to use Wilson Omnifile full text mega edition including how to select mutliple databases for Basic and Advanced searches.

Beilstein Crossfire
A quick user guide to Beilstein.

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