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Impact of Textbook Costs: Cause for Stress

The high costs of course materials can negatively impact students, from how many and which classes they enroll in and complete to how well they do in those classes. In this video, VCU Students share…

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Impact of Textbook Costs: Searching for the Best Price

The high costs of course materials can negatively impact students, from how many and which classes they enroll in and complete to how well they do in those classes. In this video, VCU Students share…

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Impact of Textbook Costs: The Choice to Buy

The high costs of course materials can negatively impact students, from how many and which classes they enroll in and complete to how well they do in those classes. In this video, VCU Students share…

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Impact of Textbook Costs: Choosing the Cheapest Class

The high costs of course materials can negatively impact students, from how many and which classes they enroll in and complete to how well they do in those classes. In this video, VCU Students share…

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Why Bigbee chooses open: flexibility, access, student engagement

John Bigbee, Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology at the VCU School of Medicine, shares why he chose to create Digitial Histology as an OER. Read more on the Library Stories blog. This interview…

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The Impact of Textbook Costs: VCU Student Stories [Full video]

The high costs of course materials can negatively impact students, from how many and which classes they enroll in and complete to how well they do in those classes. In this video, VCU Students share…

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Why Brown chooses open: access, feedback, impact

Roy Brown, Research & Education Librarian at VCU's Health Science Library, shares why he chose to openly license The Clinical Inquiry Process Diagram. Read more on the Library Stories blog. …

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Data-Axle: Lookup a US company

Step-by-step instructions on how to look up a US-based company in Data Axle to determine if it is public or privately owned, and identify the corporate parent company. *Note: this video has no audio.

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Data Axle: Browse US public apparel companies

Step-by-step instructions on how to browse in Data Axle for publicly owned US-based apparel companies. *Note: This video has no audio.

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K Award Series (Seminar 4): The Nuts and Bolts of your K Award

Seminar Summary Participants will be offered tips and tricks on collecting and drafting ancillary documents needed for your K award. In addition, participants will explore best practices in…

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K Award Series (Seminar 3): All about you and your team: tips and tricks for your K’s candidate/career plan and mentor team

Participants will be offered tips and tricks on how to construct the candidate section [background, career goals/objectives, career development/training, and mentoring plan/team] for a K award while…

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Google Scholar: distinguishing source types

Google Scholar includes articles, book reviews, books, and dissertations and theses. This video explains how to distinguish between these source types. For tips on how to tell whether you're…

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Google Scholar: advanced search features

Find relevant sources in Google Scholar more quickly by using filters and advanced search features.

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Google Scholar: testing your search strategy

Skimming search results, swapping out search terms, and using quotation marks.

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Google Scholar: developing a search strategy

The first step for using Google Scholar is translating your research question into search terms.

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Google Scholar: intro and set-up

An overview of why Google Scholar is a useful place to find scholarly sources for your college research assignments, as well as instructions for connecting your Google Scholar account to VCU…

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