- Show you how to improve your search in the library's databases.
- Make sure you have the correct information (title, author, issue, etc.), if you want a specific article.
- Search our databases for articles on the same topic.
- Help you explore the databases available to you through your local public library.
- Help you find your local library, if you don't already know.
- Search for the author's websites or other sites that may have the information you're looking for, but can't find through search engines.
- Find out if you can find the article in the library's physical collection, on the shelves.