Clarkston Library (JCLRC) -- Handout Collection

Clarkston Library Handouts


  1. JCLRC Serials Department
  2. General Magazines (and Newspapers) and Scholarly Journals
  3. Nursing Journals
  4. Education Journals
  5. Psychology/Psychiatry and APA Journals


  1. Quick Searching with GIL
  2. Step by Step Basic Seaching with GIL-Find
  3. Step by Step Literary Searching with GIL-Find
  4. Subject Searching with GIL
  5. Author Searching with GIL
  6. Step by Step Title Searching with GIL
  7. Step by Step with eBooks on EBSCOhost


  1. GALILEO Databases -- Quick Guide to MLA Style (PDF)
  2. Web Pages and Multimedia -- Quick Guide to MLA Style (PDF)
  3. Print Resources -- Quick Guide to MLA Style (PDF)
  4. APA Style for Sources from GALILEO Databases (PDF)
  5. APA Style for Sources from the Web (PDF)
  6. APA Style for Print Sources (PDF)

Technology and Software

  1. Starting Page Numbering After a Cover Sheet in Word 2007
  2. Step by Step Creating and Opening WordPerfect and RTF Documents with MSWord
  3. Using a Flash/USB Drive

World Wide Web and Web Resources

  1. Examining Web Pages
  2. Great Web Sites
  3. Search Engine and Directory Snap shot
  4. Step by Step with Biomed Central
  5. Step by Step Custom Tables with the US Census
  6. Web Resources (Decatur)
  7. Web Page Questions and Answers

JCLRC Policies etc...

  1. Get Help
  2. Stacks (Shelf) Directory (PDF)
  3. Facts About the JCLRC
  4. Who Was Jim Cherry?


  1. Film Resources
  2. Gale Literary Index Availability List
  3. Glossary of Library Terms
  4. Immigration Research
  5. Pro/Con Resources
  6. Resources for Drama and Poetry
  7. Resources for Novels and Short Stories
  8. Seach Engine and Directory Snap Shot
  9. The Topic Tree -- Topics for Papers and Presentations
  10. What is Literary Criticism? (Tutorial)
  11. What is Literary Criticism? (PDF)
  12. Year of Birth Assignment

Research Databases

  1. Historical Newspapers
  2. CQ Researcher

Step by Step Guides for Humanities, Social Science, and General Resources

  1. Accessing the Atlanta Journal and Constitution with LexisNexis
  2. Step by Step wtih CINAHL Plus
  3. Step by Step with CQ Researcher
  4. Step by Step with Ebsco Academic Search Complete
  5. Step by Step with Ebsco ERIC
  6. Step by Step with Ebsco Professional Development Collection
  7. Step by Step with JSTOR
  8. Step by Step with LexisNexis
  9. Step by Step with Literary Reference Center
  10. Step by Step with Literature Resource Center
  11. Step by Step with MLA Bibliography
  12. Step by Step with Opposing Viewpoints
  13. Step by Step with the Oxford English Dictionary
  14. Step by Step with Project Muse
  15. Step by Step with ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source Plus
  16. Thesaurus Searching with EbscoHost ERIC

Step by Step Guides for Science Resources

  1. Step by Step with Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology
  2. Step by Step with Ebsco Medline
  3. Step by Step with EBSCO Health Source
  4. Step by Step with MeSH or CINAHL Subject Headings

Step by Step with PowerPoint

  1. The Basics(PDF)
  2. Adding a Text Box(PDF)
  3. Adding a Background(PDF)
  4. Adding a Shape(PDF)
  5. Adding a Bulleted List(PDF)
  6. Adding an Image(PDF)
  7. Adding a Chart(PDF)
  8. Adding a Transition(PDF)
  9. Adding a Link(PDF)