CQ Researcher is a tool that focuses on current events, political topics, and controversial issues. It's great for preparing a persuasive speech, researching a pro/con assignment, or finding a current topic to research. This tutorial from CQ Press shows you how to get started.
Ebsco is a company that provides databases such as Academic Search Premier Plus, Business Source Premier, Communication and Mass Media Complete, Education Full Text, and more. This tutorial from Ebsco will show you the basics of using these databases.
What is a literature review? What purpose does it serve in research? What should you expect when writing one? Find out here. From NCSU Libraries.
This tutorial explains how to use Wikipedia as an exploratory tool and where it can appropriately fit in the research process. From the Cooperative Library Instruction Project.