CMU Libraries has created video tutorials to help you learn more about our services and resources. More tutorials are in the works, and we would love to hear your suggestions. If you have a tutorial suggestion, please send us feedback.
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If you’re off campus, you’ll need to use VPN to access library materials. Get more information from this tutorial
Learn how to set up a VPN connection so you can access library resources from home or over wifi.
Use your library account to get more from your library. Find out how with these videos.
Do you need to find a book, a call number, or something on reserve? These tutorials show you how.
Do you need something CMU doesn’t have? These tutorials explain the various ways of getting non-CMU materials. If you’re new to ILLiad, don’t forget to register.
A tutorial explaining registration is coming soon. If you’re searching in a database or using Articles & More, you can also request items using the Get It button, which has a link to ILLiad that will fill in the ILLiad form for you. A tutorial demonstrating this process is coming soon.
The Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project is a project of the University Archives & Digital Initiatives department. Browse and search over a hundred years of Jewish newspapers published in Pittsburgh. Use the tutorials below to get started.