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Video tutorials: Home

This page contains links to video tutorials made by CCNY Librarians. They highlight how to use our various services, short guides to specific databases, and more.

Using ILL

ILL (inter-library loan) is used to request books or articles that are not available through any library in the CUNY system. Use this video to see the steps to request an article

Finding Books and Articles Using OneSearch

This video explains how to use OneSearch to find books, both physical and electronic, as well as articles.

Education Source

Logging in to OneSearch

Using the JSTOR database

JSTOR is a humanities and social sciences-focused database which you can use to find scholarly articles, primary sources, and ebooks. 

Logging in to Databases

Learn how to use your CCNY email address and associated password for off-campus access to the full set of CCNY databases and journals.

Using the Academic Search Complete Database

Academic Search Complete is one of our most popular multidisciplinary databases which you can use to find peer-reviewed articles, newspaper and magazine articles, and ebooks. 

Education Resource Information Center (ERIC)

Searching Journals by Title

This video shows you how to search for specific publications by using the journal title search.

Generating permalinks in OneSearch