Videos, Guides and Tutorials from MCW Libraries

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This page includes online tutorials created by both the MCW Libraries and by the vendors of our resources. It also lists our "Special Topic Guides". Many of the library videos are hosted on our YouTube channel.

If you would like one-on-one or small group training on any of the Libraries' resources or services, please Request an Appointment with an MCW Librarian. If you would like to suggest additional Special Topic Guides, please email


MCW Libraries Video Tutorials

Most tutorials are on YouTube or Vimeo and require the free Flash Software. Please note: videos are not compatible with Flash version 11.0.1 when using IE 9.

Guides to Library Services

Finding Articles, Images & Literature Searching

  • Literature Reviews & Library Resources: An Introduction, 13:40
  • PubMed: Basic Search, 4:21
  • PubMed: Advanced Search Builder, 0:18
  • PubMed: Demonstrates the literature search process starting out with finding keywords and ending with executing the search in PubMed and accessing the literature,  20:51.
  • PubMed/MyNCBI: Save Searches and Set Email Alerts, 1:20
  • Google Scholar: Set up links to MCW Libraries' electronic journal subscriptions and an import into RefWorks link, 1:36
  • How to Download Images from Clinical Key: Learn how to use the presentation maker feature to gather and download images from textbooks and journal articles in ClinicalKey for educational purposes, 2:07

Managing Citations

SEEK: Search for books, journals and more!

Other Resources/Tips & Tricks

Product Training Videos - Links to training materials provided by our vendors

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