Introduction to the Library (ITL) Series

Featured Tutorial:
Research Planning 101

screenshot of Research Planning 101 tutorial

These short tutorials can also be watched without audio. Just click on the green "CC" closed captioning icon at the bottom right corner of the video screen.

Beginning Library Research

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These resources, including our Research Planning 101 tutorial (still in beta!) can show you the ins-and-outs of planning for and completing a great research project.

More Tutorials for Resources and Tools

Faculty Questions and Suggestions

Cal Poly librarians suggest these additional tutorials on specific topics. They'll help you make good use of the web, save time with library research tools (like Zotero), and understand rich information resources (like Brittanica). You'll find them all here.

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