The Library has a virtual toolbox of power tools to help you find the information you need for your course preparation and research projects. This section of this guide is designed to introduce these major research tools to you and suggest when and how you can make the best use of them.
The major research tools are:
To learn more about these library tools, click the links.
...Find a book, ebook, or other media in the ORU Library? Use the opens new window Library Catalog (the Books+ tab).
... Identify journal articles for a research paper? Use one or more databases on the opens new window Database List.
...Find information for a research project but not sure which database to use first? Try opens new windowEagleSearch (the Articles+ tab)
...Borrow a book the ORU Library does not own? Search opens new windowWorldCat.
...Find guidance on how to do research in a specific subject area or type of information? Use the opens new windowResearch Guides.
... Access digitized materials from the Holy Spirit Research Center or from one of the University colleges? Use the Digital Showcase.