The Library Homepage offers resources to help you with your scholarly research and to link to the library catalog and databases and more.
From the library homepage, Search the Library links to the PBSC library catalog. Use it to find books, research articles, trade magazines, and more.
Select the Advanced Search option to enter multiple terms to refine your search. Use AND, OR,or NOT to limit or expand your results.
Using AND, OR, and NOT in an advanced search:
•Use AND to connect different topics into one search and restrict the search results.
Use OR to increase search results with terminology of a similar meaning.
•Use NOT to restrict the number of search results by excluding a term likely to be in the search results.
2 ways to save a citation in NoodleTools
Direct export to NoodleTools from a database
Manually insert a citation in NoodleTools found in the library catalog by following the steps:
From the library catalog:
Store and manage your citations
Formatting the research paper and citations
Public Domain Image Resources
This is a master list of websites which have images in the public domain. "Public domain" usually implies the copyright on the item has expired or no longer applies, and therefore are free to use. Although an image may no longer be protected by copyright it is still proper to provide a citation for them and their source.
Creative Commons Search
A portal through which you can use several search engines (Google, FotoSearch, Europeana, etc) to find images that may be used without seeking copyright permission.