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Writing 001 (Toconis): Searching in CREDO

CREDO Introduction

CREDO is a collection of searchable online books on a variety of topics.  These books are reference titles which include specialized encyclopedias, handbooks, and dictionaries.  Take a look at these videos and tutorials to discover more about CREDO.

Basic Searching in CREDO

Watch this video (1:10) for a quick introduction to searching in CREDO reference.

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Using the Mind Map in CREDO

This video (2:10) explores how to use the mind map in CREDO to find ideas related to your search.

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LibWizard Credo Reference Tutorial

Credo Reference Tutorial

Using Credo Reference Tutorial


1. Connect to the campus network via the VPN if you are off-campus.  You will need this connection to access one or more library databases while taking the tutorial.

2. Take the short quiz at the end of the tutorial.  Enter your email address AND your professor's email address. Afterwards locate the email confirmation. These emails often go to your SPAM folder, so be sure to check there.  It is often easiest to search in your email account for the phrase "Certificate of completion" to find your email confirmation.

3. You are ready! Click on the link below to start the tutorial. Follow the instructions on the left hand of the screen and, as directed, complete activities in the main screen (right).

Credo Reference Tutorial >>