Tutorials A - Z

These tutorials and guides will help you use key resources for biology, chemistry, chemical engineering, mathematics, and statistics.

Getting started

Stanford University Libraries

Using SearchWork guide (from Stanford University Libraries)

Using SearchWorks to find books, films, etc. (from Stanford University Libraries)

Web authentication (from Stanford University Libraries)

Setting up off-campus access (from Stanford University Libraries)

Setting up Google Scholar for Stanford access (from Stanford University Libraries)

Stanford University Libraries YouTube channel (from Stanford University Libraries)

More tutorials

Annual Reviews Journals

Online help (from Annual Reviews)

BIOSIS Citation Index

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)

Cambridge Structural Database System

Documentation (from CCDC)

Current Contents Connect

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)

Data Citation Index

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)


Help Guide and Tutorial (from Stanford University Libraries)

Derwent Innovations Index

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)


Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)

Engineering Village

Get started and get help (from Elsevier)

Training videos (from Elsevier)

Essential Science Indicators

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)


Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)

Journal Citation Reports

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)


Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)


Help guides (from Elsevier)

Videos and tutorials (from Elsevier)

Merck Index

Help (from RSC)

Pivot (Funding Opportunities)

Pivot Libguide (from ProQuest)


Online help (from NCBI)


Various online training modules (from NCBI)

Author search (from NCBI)

Author and subject search (from NCBI)

Simple subject search (from NCBI)

Journal search (from NCBI)

PubMed Tutorials on YouTube (from NCBI)


Learn & Support Center (from Elsevier)

RefWorks, Legacy

Tutorial (from ProQuest)

RefWorks, New

Tutorial (from ProQuest)

Researcher ID

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)

Science Direct

Tutorials (from Elsevier)

Science of Synthesis

Tutorials (from Thieme)

SciFinder-n and SciFinder


Tutorials (from Elsevier)

Web of Science Core Collection

Tutorials and Documentation (from Clarivate Analytics)

Zoological Record

Tutorials (from Clarivate Analytics)