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Doing Your Research From Home: Help is Readily Available

This Library Guide will give you all the basics needed to successfully do your research from home.

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     Even though you are doing your research from home, there are many ways for you to get help.  Connect with a librarian or take advantage of the numerous sources of self-help available on our website.

Try Our Research Assistance Services!

 

Ask a Librarian and Research Appointments buttons.

Look for these buttons on our website, or use the links given here.

Ask a Librarian

  • Live chat with a CSUSB librarian.
  • Email or text a CSUSB librarian (909-542-8990).
  • After hours, use the 24/7 option for live chat with a non-CSUSB librarian.

Research Appointments

  • Virtual appointments with CSUSB librarians via Zoom.
  • Screen sharing allows you to see what to do.
  • Zoom Video Conferencing at CSUSB.  How to join a meeting and more.

Workshop Calendar & Registration

  • A variety of live Zoom workshops to choose from.
  • Also some recordings of previous live workshops.

Library Guides

  • Created by CSUSB librarians.
  • Choose a category or run a keyword search to find a Library Guide.
  • Here's one on finding and using textbooks you can try.

Tutorials

  • The tutorials with quizzes live here and many others.

The video version of the information on the left.  

Direct link to this video: How to Get Online Research Help.

An overview of doing research from home.

Direct Link: Researching From Home.

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