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Library Research Tools Tutorial Videos

The following  10 tutorials were recorded over three evenings in Dr. Arnold’s BC-498 Graduate Research and Writing course, in January/February 2018 using the Tegrity lecture capture system. The tour videos were filmed the fall of 2017. As patrons, students, or faculty, if you need help with any of the tutorials please contact the library staff on email at or call us at 602-429-4971 (Doug Olbert)/4972 (Jim Santeford).

For help with Tegrity, please see the Tegrity section at PS Online Student Support.

Library Tour (Mitch and First Things):

Library Tour (Doug and the Reference Stacks):

Library Tour (Jim and the Main Library Stacks):


Video 1: Phoenix Seminary Library New Web page

Video 2:  OPALS Online Catalog

Video 3: WorldCat Worldwide Research Database

Video 4: Google Books, Google Scholar, Google Translate & Google Theological Journals

Video 5: ATLA Religion & Serials Database

Video 6:  Scripture Citation Fix for ATLA Religion & Serials Database

Video 7:  PsycArticles and Wiley Databases for Counseling Students 

Instructional PDF: Firefox and Zotero 2017b

Video 8: AZ Library Database; Opposing Viewpoints

Video 9: AZ Library Database: Academic OneFile

Video 10:  Plagiarism Discussion

Video 11: Zotero Citation/Bibliographic Tool

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