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Formulate the perfect search

In this video, learn how to construct an academic database search.

Using Google in a scholarly way: Google Advanced Search

Learn how to use Google advanced search to find sources online.

Using Google in a Scholarly Way: Google Scholar

Learn to conduct research using Google Scholar.

Requesting books from USMAI libraries

Learn to request books from one of the other University System of Maryland and Affiliated Institutions (USMAI) libraries, and have your books delivered to TU.

Setting up and Using Interlibrary Loan

Learn how you can request books not owned by other USMAI libraries.

Touring the Towson University Libraries' Website