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Video Tutorials by the Humanities Librarian, Paizha Stoothoff

Videos on how to use OneSearch, databases including those commonly used for English, and iLLiad

About These Tutorials

The videos below offer guidance on how to use:

  • OneSearch for basic searches
  • Academic Search Complete (a great place to start!)
  • Databases essential for Humanities research: MLA International Bibliography, JSTOR, and Project Muse
  • How to use iLLiad (free delivery of articles we don't have)

OneSearch Basics

OneSearch Basics (3:47)

Databases

Getting Started: Academic Search Complete (5:49)

Key Databases: MLA International Bibliography, JSTOR, Project Muse (11:54)

Reading Scholarly Articles

Help Accessing / Ordering an Article

iLLiad: How to Request an Article (3:45)

iLLiad is a wonderful service that allows Cal State LA students to:

  • Request electronic delivery of articles and book chapters we don't have online for free!

Humanities Librarian

Paizha Stoothoff's picture
Paizha Stoothoff
Contact:
Librarian for English, Modern Languages & Literature, and Philosophy.

Research Help:
Email me for appointment at pstooth@calstatela.edu

Drop-in / Office Hours:
Thursdays 4-5pm; email for zoom link
(562) 522-4753
Website
John F. Kennedy Memorial Library
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8300
323-343-3988