Odum Library Videos
View all of Odum Library's YouTube videos.
Introduction to Odum Library's new homepage.
Odum Library Online
Made for the Online Orientation Program. Includes Live Chat, Anywhere Access, types of sources, and basic GALILEO searching.
Placing a GIL Express Request
Once you find a book in the GIL Universal Catalog, here's how to request it using GIL Express.
Finding a Journal Article by Citation
If you have the citation for a journal article, here's how to find it in full text. You can also use this method to find an entire journal in full text.
Using the Library
General Library Tutorials
Planning Your Search
Searching for Articles
Tutorials for Specific Databases
Evaluating Your Sources
Citing Your Sources
- APA Style Guide to Electronic References (PDF)
- DOI Primer from the APA
- DOI and URL Flowchart from the APA tells you when to use a DOI in your citation and when to use a website
- Free DOI Lookup
- APSA Style Guide Trinity College CiteSource
- APSA Guide (PDF)
- Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide University of Chicago Press
- Creating Persistent Links
- Research and Documentation Online (Diana Hacker) APA, Chicago, CSE, MLA
- Duke University: Citing Sources APA, Chicago, CSE, MLA, Turabian
- Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) APA Formatting and Style Guide
- Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Other Helpful Library Links
- E-Reference Shelf: quick, trustable information from dictionaries, encyclopedias, and more.
- Subject & Course Guides: the library's most recommended sources for your subject.
- In-Depth Research Appointment: request an appointment with a Reference Librarian.
- Library Instruction Request Form: request library instruction sessions for your classes.