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Research Skills 2.0

Teach yourself the tricks of the library trade with these tutorial videos, guided walkthroughs, and other learning tools. A great starting place for distance learners, lifelong learners, and all researchers wanting to strategize efficiently.

CCH Internet Tax Research Network

ABI Tutorial Sequence

This series of vendor tutorials is intended to take you step-by-step through many facets of using the ABI/Inform suite of business resources.The self-assessment 'tests' along the way will help you gauge your progress and understanding.


1 - Journal based searching (approx. 6 mins)

1 - Test your learning

2 - Basic and Smart searching with advanced results (approx. 6 mins)

2 - Test your learning

3 - Building searches and refining using search syntax and operators (approx. 8 mins)

3 - Test your learning

4 - Building searches and refining using index fields (approx. 10 mins)

4 - Test your learning

5 - Building searches using brackets (approx. 5 mins)

5 - Test your learning

6 - Tips and hints on the list of results and full text viewing (approx. 10 mins)

6 - Test your learning

7 - Saving, emailing and creating direct links (approx. 6 mins)

7 - Test your learning

8 - Creating an RSS feed 

Investment Tutorials

Learn to use stock and fund research tools Morningstar and Valueline with these investment tutorials!