Research Help

Library Tutorials

Google and HOLLIS Tutorial ImageFishing for Sources: Google and HOLLIS
Explore the differences between Google and HOLLIS
Save time and get research done faster

HOLLIS New Features ImageHOLLIS New Features
As of March 2018 HOLLIS has a new and improved interface
Overview of how to use the newest features 

Search Problems Tutorial ImageDiagnose Your Search Problems
The best techniques for sifting through search results 
Fix the problems of too many, too few, or irrelevant search results

Live Online Research Help
  • Do you need library research help? Ask a Librarian in a Zoom classroom! 
  • When: No longer available for Spring 2018. See you in Fall 2018! 
  • If these days/times don't work we can also schedule appointments.
Harvard Library Resources
  • HOLLIS Searches Harvard Library collection and online articles from subscription databases and journals. 
  • HOLLIS Quick Tips For help searching in HOLLIS
  • Search & Find Recommends major databases and offers a filter to find databases by resource type (articles, data, news, and more).
  • Research Guides Organizes resources by library and subject areas.
  • Databases and E-Resources Searches databases by subject areas and resource type.
  • Ask a Librarian Offers an online chat service and FAQs

Using Sources