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Library information for distance students and programs

This guide provides information on library services for distance education students, faculty, and their programs.

Searching for information

The following page contains short videos covering the most common questions we get around searching, whether it's finding a specific resource or choosing which databases to use.  The Help Videos section of the Libraries' website provides even more videos on the finer points of searching.

Finding books


Image of finding books tutorial.  Click on it to launch presentation.


Searching for sources using Summon

Searching the UVic Libraries' catalogue

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