The Research Education program provided by the Mardigian Library offers
course-related instruction to help students learn how to conduct academic research and become
more information literate. Librarians collaborate with faculty to develop individualized
sessions for classes that can include:
- Demonstrations of Summon, a tool that allows researchers to search multiple
library databases simultaneously.
- Targeted resources from the library's 200+ research databases.
- Searching techniques to help students use these databases effectively.
- Evaluation techniques of information resources that will help students learn to
distinguish appropriate academic resources from the flood of web pages and other