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Database Tutorials

This LibGuide contains step by step instructions for majority of research databases available in the Wolfgram collection.

Navigating Database Tutorials

Select a database from the navigation tabs to find brief details about the database and any key features available. Additionally you will find step by step instructions for conducting keyword searches, how to use limiters to refine search results, and other tips to help you locate the type of resources you need using the resources available from Wolfgram Library.

  • Specific resource details: full-text availability, subjects covered, mobile apps availability, more...
  • Navigating to the resource/database
  • Conducting basic and/or advanced searches
  • The anatomy of your search results
  • Tips and Tricks for specific databases
  • Video Tutorials

Click on the name of a particular database to begin.

Off Campus Access

When accessing most library resources from off campus, you will be required to enter the 14 digit barcode from the back of your Widener ID Card or Library Research Card to access databases from Off Campus.

Sample Widener ID Card

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If you do not have a Widener ID please make arrangements with the Campus1Card office 610-499-4145 to obtain one.

Sample Library Research Card

Image of sample library research card

If you are only registered in a distance education program contact the Campus1Card office 610-499-4145 for details.

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