Research Help

We've designed the questions and answers below to help you learn how to conduct library research. If they don't do the trick, try our online Video Quick Tips, or please contact us. We'd love to help you.

Must Know!!!

How do I get started?
How do I find a book?
How do I find articles?
Which databases should I be using?
What are the tips and tricks for using databases?
How do I develop a research question and a thesis statement?
What is plagiarism?

Should Know...

How do I get a book or article that isn't in the library?
How do I find and use ebooks?
What is the difference between a reference and a reference source?
How do I find a particular area or collection in the library?
Where do I get help with my writing and citing sources?
How should I link to UNB Libraries’ e-resources for off-campus use?

Nice to Know :)

How do I find and use academic apps?
How do I keep track of research I've already done?
How can I improve my library research skills?
Can I use Google and Wikipedia for my research?
What can I do if links are broken or resources do not work properly?
  • Contact us at a help desk to let us know of problems and to see if we can find a solution
  • For technical support issues concerning e-resources, you can report the specific problem as a Trouble Ticket for our Systems Group to investigate