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We have a few that are related to basic research at Rod Library.  Here are a few more helpful guides:

Introduction to the Rod Library
by Angie Cox - Last Updated Mar 6, 2017
This includes an introduction to Rod Library and the services it provides.
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Search Tips & Tricks
by Angie Cox - Last Updated Jan 20, 2016
Results too narrow? Too broad? Use this guide to learn how to focus your research and to make your searching more powerful.
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Citing Sources and Style Guides
by Angie Cox, Anne Marie Gruber - Last Updated Apr 17, 2017
Assistance in how to cite sources within the text and in a bibliography/works cited. Also assists in locating style guides in print and online.
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Evaluating Sources
by Angie Cox - Last Updated May 26, 2016
Is your source credible? Is it a journal or magazine? Learn how to determine the credibility of your sources.
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Types of Information
by Angie Cox - Last Updated Mar 1, 2017
This guide identifies common information sources used at UNI. Learn where and how to find them, how to use them, and why they should be used.
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Courtesy of Jim Nix/Nomadic Pursuits

Welcome to the Google Tools Libguide!

This guide is intended to help the UNI community make the most of Google searches.  While the Google Tools are useful in the research process, remember to evaluate your search results to determine if you've found high quality and credible results.

Click on the yellow tabs above to find out tips and tricks to make your Google Web, Google Books, and Google Scholar searches more successful.


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