Library Workshops, Tutorials & Tours:

* Take a tour of the Library
* Learn how to use Nexis & other electronic databases
* Discover the diverse world of the Internet.

The Yale University Library Research Education program offers many opportunities to learn about its rich and diverse resources, and research strategies for using the collections at Yale.

Tutorials created for Library Workshops
Advanced Orbis Searching
Nexis: The Basics
Introduction to the World Wide Web
The World Wide Web through Minerva/Pantheon
Internet Search Engines
Scholarly Communication on the Internet (Listservs and Newsgroups)
Netscape In Detail

User Guides to Electronic Resources

Guide to searching Orbis
Guide to using Nexis
Guide to using Eureka
Orbis Guide to UN Information
Nexis Guide to UN Information
Eureka Guide to UN Information

Information about Library Sessions:
  1. Orbis and Nexis Tutorials (visit SML Reference Desk)
  2. Internet Workshops (visit SML Reference Desk)
  3. Science Library Instruction

Faculty and Instructors may arrange course-specfic research seminars for graduate and undergraduate classes. If you would like to learn more about the Library's Research Education program, please contact Suzanne Lorimer, Coordinator of Research Education, by phone at 432-8371, or by email at

To arrange a course-specific research seminar electronically, please fill out an Electronic Request Form (*requires a web browser that supports forms, such as Netscape or Lynx).
To support the Research Education program, the Yale University Library has built a computer lab to provide hands-on computer training for many of the Research Education sessions. The Electronic Classroom is located on the upper level of Cross Campus Library.

To reserve the Electronic Classroom, email or call 432-8212.

Yale University Library Research Education. Last updated 9/4/96.
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