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Using Solomon. The Simple Search Scoop. Search Scoop. Sign In Finding Books Finding Articles. SOLOMON. Library Web Site. Library Catalog. Open Access. Web Sites. eJournals. ebooks. Search Solomon books & articles Search Solomon Advanced books & articles

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Using solomon
Using Solomon

The Simple Search Scoop

Search scoop
Search Scoop

  • Sign In

  • Finding Books

  • Finding Articles

Library web site


Library Web Site

Library Catalog

Open Access

Web Sites




  • Search Solomon

    • books & articles

  • Search Solomon Advanced

    • books & articles

  • Search Databases

    • eBooks, eArticles, eReference


ATLA Religion


Opposing Viewpoints


Christian Periodical Index

Sign in1
Sign In

  • Be sure to “Sign in”

    • Allows easier remote access to online resources

      • eBooks, eArticles, eReference

    • Allows use of your own private eShelf

      • Create bibliographies

      • Create folders

      • Make notes to saved sources

    • Allows access to your own patron account

      • Find the items you have checked out and their due dates

      • Renew items checked out

      • Find fines/fees owed

Sign in2
Sign In

  • To “Sign in” go to the

    • Top right corner of Advanced Search page

    • Your Barcode can be found on your student ID card.

Finding books1
Finding Books

  • Search Solomon

    • Books with Books and more (Library Catalog)

Finding books2
Finding Books

  • Search Solomon Advanced

    • Books with Books and more (Library Catalog)

    • Language = English

    • Publication date

Finding books3
Finding Books

  • Specific Title known

    • Select keywords from title - in the title field

  • Specific Title unknown

    • Search main topic in the title field

    • If that doesn’t work, use the subject field

Finding articles1
Finding Articles

  • Search Solomon/Solomon Advanced

    • Articles with Articles and more (searches the journals in the Solomon cloud)

Finding articles2
Finding Articles

  • Search Databases

    • Select Category (i.e. Biblical Studies, Education, Communication, Psychology, etc.)

    • Searches journals in other clouds like EBSCO, ProQuest and Opposing Viewpoints

    • Best method when a professor recommends specific journals

Finding articles4
Finding Articles

  • Find Databases

  • Find Databases again (top right corner)

  • Or use Search Solomon Advanced

Finding articles5
Finding Articles

  • Discover indexes and databases listed in each category

Finding articles6
Finding Articles

  • Search a personally selected database or set of databases.

    • Check desired databases

Shaded Squares can be searched simultaneously with one another

Finding articles7
Finding Articles

  • Search a database that can only be searched directly through the provider’s portal.

    • These are not searched through “Search Databases” and cannot be checked for “My Databases”

    • These Must be selected the direct link to the database

White squared items must be searched directly;

These cannot be searched with others

Librarians are your friends
Librarians are your Friends!

  • Miss Janet Tillman (aka Miss T.) is your Reference Librarian.

  • Contact Miss T. for additional help and information.


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