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Library Research Tutorial: Adapted from Canvas Course

This Research Guide runs through the same information as the Library Tutorial course in Canvas. Use this guide to quickly access that information without needing to log into Canvas, and use it as a refresher for the main points in the Canvas tutorial.

Why search through the library?

  • find credible information
    • including and especially peer reviewed sources
  • filter sources by type, date, language, etc.
  • limit to available materials
    • available online
    • available in the library

What Can You Find With the Library Search?

The Library Search is the main searching portal to library resources. You can access the Library's online materials 24 hours a day with a computer, an Internet connection, and your UNK login and password (same as Canvas). 

Find these materials with the Library Search:

  • Books/ E-Books
  • Graphic Novels
  • Journal Articles
  • Government Documents
  • K-12 Curriculum Materials
  • Magazines and Newspapers
  • Video Recordings
  • Audio Recordings
  • Music Scores
  • UNK Student Theses