OHSU Library Tutorials
A collection of instructional videos created by the OHSU Library or carefully selected from outside sources.
The OHSU Library provides brief, point-of-need video tutorials to assist students, faculty, and staff in using a range of resources. These videos are typically around five minutes long. If you need more help, please contact a Librarian at 503-494-3460 or contact us to request help.
Searching the Literature
- Google Scholar & Library ResearchThis video tutorial from the Oregon Health & Sciences University library demonstrates how to use Google Scholar in concert with our subscription databases to help researchers find medical literature. (Runtime: 2:57 minutes)
- Searching PubmedThis tutorial demonstrates the process of searching for medical literature using PubMed. It describes best practices for asking a searchable question using the PICO method, Boolean search logic, MeSH subject headings, and general search strategy. (Runtime: 8:20 minutes)
Finding and Requesting Library Materials
- Locating and Accessing Library MaterialThis tutorial will walk you through the process of searching for and accessing resources that the OHSU Library may or may not own. This tutorial is most helpful if you only have partial citation information. If you have a complete citation, our tutorial on Using the Citation Search Tool may be the most useful to you. (Runtime: 2:27 minutes)
- Using the Citation Search ToolThis tutorial will show you how to use the Citation Search Tool to search for and request materials that the library may or may not own. It is most useful if you have a complete citation – including a PMID, DOI, or ISSN number. If you only have partial citation information, please see our tutorial on Locating and Accessing Library Materials. (Runtime: 1:57 minutes)
- Viewing your Library RequestsThis tutorial will show you how to log in to your library account, view your requests, and manage your loans. (Runtime: 56 seconds)
- Suggest a purchase at the OHSU LibraryGuidance on how to use the library's Suggest a Purchase Form. (Runtime: 1:11 minutes)
Library Spaces and Equipment
- How to Reserve EquipmentThis video tutorial will walk you through the process of reserving equipment at the OHSU Library. (Runtime: 2:04 minutes)
- Last Updated: May 25, 2023 9:23 AM
- URL: https://libguides.ohsu.edu/LibraryTutorials
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